Saturday, December 27, 2014

Obituary : Rev Bruce Zimmerman of United Methodist Ministries is dead

Rev. H. Bruce Zimmerman, age 91, of Jewett went home to be with the Lord Friday, Dec. 26, at his home surrounded by his loving family.
Born January 6, 1923 in Cadiz he was a son of the late John Henry Zimmerman and Grace Deane Snoderly Zimmerman. He graduated from Jewett High School in 1941 and attended Oregon State College prior to honorable serving his country as an Infantry Gunner in Patton’s Third Army during WWII at the end of the Battle of the Bulge. Bruce worked for the Ohio Dept. of Transportation for 35 years, operated his own farm from 1931 and was called to the ministry in 1964, starting as a lay minister at Mt. Hope United Methodist Church and Hanover United Methodist Church where he served for 50 years.

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