THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Sterling H. Zickuhr
Issue Date: October 25, 2018
Sterling H. "Jiggs" Zickuhr, 89, of Amberg, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018 at Dickinson County Hospital.
Born July 24, 1929 in Milwaukee, to the late Clarence and Evelyn (Berg) Zickuhr, he married his wife Carol on May 13, 1950 and she preceded him in death. He worked at Miller Brewery in Milwaukee for 35 years retiring at age 55, then moved to Amberg in 1984 to enjoy retirement.
An avid hunter and fisherman, he also loved playing cards and taking care of his place.
He is survived by six children, Susan (Randy) Rosenberger, Jacquelyn (Monty) Downs, Virginia Geissler, Steven (Delayne) Zickuhr, Mathew Zickuhr and Elizabeth (Glenn) Mattison; 17 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; a sister, Arline Schmidt and special friend and helper, Joyce Bradley.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a son-in-law, Lynn Geissler.
Family and friends called at St. Agnes Catholic Church in Amberg on Monday Oct. 22 from noon until time of a Mass of Christian Burial at 1 p.m. with interment in the Amberg Cemetery. Roubal Funeral Home of Wausaukee assisted the family with arrangements.