THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Marvin A. Zoeller
Issue Date: August 9, 2017
Marvin Alois Zoeller, 86, of Oconto, passed away Friday, Aug. 4, 2017 at Aurora Bay Care Medical Center in Green Bay.
Born Jan. 13, 1931 in Brookside, to the late Oliver and Frances Zoeller, he married Shirley Weigelt on Oct. 27, 1956. He entered the United States Army Oct. 22, 1951, served in Panama during the Korean War and was in the Reserves until 1959. He worked at Scott Paper Co. in Oconto Falls for 38 years until retiring in 1992. He was a member of United Methodist Church in Oconto.
He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Shirley; three sons, Daniel (Rosanne), Gregory (Julie Adams) and Gerald (Sandy); nine grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; a brother, Vernon (Carol) Zoeller and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by nine siblings and their spouses, Rueben (Sylvia) Zoeller, Helen (Edward) Bloom, Sylvester (Rosemary) Zoeller, Roland (Berdine) Zoeller, Claudine (Casimir) Zima, Bernard (Leona) Zoeller, Arlene (Wilbert) Longsine, Cecelia (Gerald) Townsend and Jacqueline (Terry) Corbit; his in-laws, Herbert and Gladys Weigelt and two sisters-in-law and their spouses, Janice (Edward) Yurek, Patricia (Robert) Wellens.
The family received relatives and friends at United Methodist Church in Oconto from 9 a.m. until time of the funeral service at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 9. Rev. David Henke officiated followed by Military Rites conducted by all Oconto Veteran organizations at the church. Gallagher Funeral Home of Oconto assisted the family with arrangements.