THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Thomas M. Zeitler
Issue Date: December 14, 2017
Thomas M. Zeitler, 62, of Oconto Falls, passed away Friday, Dec. 8, 2017.
Born April 3, 1955 in Oconto Falls, to the late George J. and Isabel (Ankerson) Zeitler, he enjoyed collecting antique machinery and attending auctions.
Proud of his work at Paul's Pantry and Kingdom Come Food Pantry, he delivered food to people in need in the Oconto Falls, Suring and Gillett areas. He was a member of Riverview Alliance Church in Oconto Falls and enjoyed helping people with a ride to the doctor or other appointments.
He is survived by two sons, John Zeitler of Lena and Jason (Ashley) Zeitler of Coleman; a granddaughter; three sisters, Patricia (Ben) Schaal of Gillett, Kathy (Larry) Tuschy of Suring and Hazel (Doug) Butler of Monroe; five brothers, Harold "Poncho" (Connie) Zeitler of Crosby, Mn., Kenneth "Frog" (Joy) Zeitler and Jim Zeitler, both of Gillett, David "Moke" (Debbie) Zeitler of Suring and Joseph (Cindy) Zeitler of Oconto Falls; many nieces; nephews; other relatives and friends.
His parents preceded him in death.
Visitation will be held at Riverview Alliance Church in Oconto Falls on Thursday, Dec. 14 from 9 a.m. until time of the funeral service at 11 a.m. Pastor Kevin Kuhn will officiate with interment in Hickory Cemetery. Gruetzmacher Funeral Home of Suring is assisting the family with arrangements. In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated.