DeKalb County Indiana Obituary


William Zern
Contributed by Patricia Watson Dyson


12/1/1883 --- 16/10/1975

William Zern, 92, a lifelong resident of the Garrett area, died Thursday at 11:05 a.m. in the Meadowhaven Nursing Home, Butler.

Mr. Zern was a former employee of the Auburn Automobile company, and retired from the DeKalb county Highway Department.

He was married to the former Goldie Boren, who preceded him in death 20 years ago.

Mr. Zern was born Jan. 12, 1883, south of garrett, the son of Henry and Emma (Batdorf) Zern.

Survivors include one brother, Donald, garrett; and two sister, Mrs. Faye Freeman, Route !, Butler, and Mrs. Walter McDaniel, Garrett.

Funeral services will be Saturday at 10 a.m. at the Baidinger and Walter Funeral Home, Garrett, the Rev. Wayne Michael officiating. Burial will be in the Woodlawn Cemetery, Auburn.

Friends may call at the funeral home from 3-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. today.



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