Gary Dale Zimmerman, age 67, of Somerset, passed from this life on
Friday, July 15, 2016 at Cumberland Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.
He was born on May 24, 1949 in Monticello, Ky., the son of the late
Verdith and Margie Denney Zimmerman.
He was of the Baptist faith.
He was a Vietnam Veteran, having served his country in the United
He was a retired engineer for Harley Davidson and loved art and
He also was a member of the Wayne County Art Association.
He is survived by his son—Eric Zimmerman of Charlotte, N.C.; his
brother—Ron Zimmerman of Plymouth, Ind.; his sister—Pam Ellenberger
of Columbia, S.C.; his significant other—Roslyn Allison of the Oak
He is also survived by his best friend and dog, "Rocky," and his
beloved aunts and uncles.
He was preceded in death by his sister—Anita Zimmerman.
A celebration of life service was held on Monday, July 18, 2016 at 7
p.m. in the funeral home chapel. Burial was in the Elk Spring Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made to the
Wayne County Art Association.
Southern Oaks Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
Published on July 19, 2016