Robert E. "Bob" Zimmerman, 94, of Warren, died on Monday, Dec. 28, 2020, at Heritage Pointe in Warren.
Mr. Zimmerman attended Lancaster School in Wells County and graduated in 1945. He served in the Army for two years before being honorably discharged in December 1956. He worked in construction for many years in Fort Wayne and as a custodian at Salamonie School in Warren. He was a member of the Warren Church of Christ where he served as a deacon and trustee.
He was born March 12, 1926 to Fred and Lela Brown Zimmerman in Adams County. He married Betty Bentley on June 26, 1954. She survives in Warren.
Additional survivors include two daughters, Vicki (Jim) Sparks of Huntington and Lori (Darrell) Blair of Uniondale; five grandchildren, Adam Sparks, Kari (Sparks) Dietrich, Derek Blair, Andrew Blair and Brad Blair and nine great -grandchildren.
Visitation will be held Friday, Jan. 1 from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Warren Church of Christ. A funeral service will be held at the church at 10 a.m., Saturday, Jan. 2, with viewing one hour prior. Gerald Moreland and Ethan Stivers will officiate. Burial will follow at Lancaster Cemetery in rural Huntington County.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Warren Church of Christ, 302 N. Wayne St., Warren, IN 46792.