MELVIN R. ZIMMERMAN
Melvin Ronald Zimmerman, age 85 of Eagan. Melvin was born in Chokio, MN on June 1, 1927 and passed away May 15, 2013. He was baptized on July 1, 1927 and confirmed on April 13, 1941. Melvin quit farming in 1963 to attend Trade School in Minneapolis then worked for Collins Radio in Cedar Rapids, Iowa for 3 years. On September 3, 1966 he married Elizabeth Lucille Moonan. Melvin moved back to Minneapolis in 1967 and worked for Northwest Airlines as an airline mechanic until retiring in 1990. He is preceded in death by wife, Lucille; parents, Arthur and Martha Zimmerman; sister, Mabel Vinderslev. Survived by brother, Harold; nieces and nephews, Allan (Marie) Smith, Faye (Eddie) Pinson, Karen (Woody) Blasing, and Margo (Jim) Marks; special friends, Tom and Cathy Pich; numerous relatives and friends. Memorial Service, 10AM, Saturday, June 1st at Berea Lutheran Church, 7538 Emerson Avenue S., Richfield (612-861-7121) with visitation one hour prior to service only. Interment Resurrection Cemetery, Mendota Heights. Memorials preferred to Berea Lutheran.