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Marvin “Zimmy” Zimmerman

Service Date: July 17, 2021
Visitation Info: Linnemann Funeral Home Erlanger
Interment Info: Hillcrest Cemetery
Service Info: Linnemann Funeral Home Erlanger
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Marvin Glenn Zimmerman”Zimmy”, 91, peacefully passed away on July 11, 2021, at his longtime family home in Erlanger, KY.

He grew up with a strong work ethic by getting up before school to milk his family dairy cows.   He started his career first as a switchman and then foreman with the L&N Railroad, which later became Seaboard Coast Line Railroad, then CSX Transportation.  He later served as a security officer at Turfway Park. He also enjoyed each holiday and made sure he sent Christmas gifts to each of his grandchildren.  His hobbies included watching and going to UK football/ basketball games, Cincinnati Reds/Bengals games, drinking beer and playing euchre.  He was a member of the Lions Club and The Dixie Club!

He is survived by his brother: Harold Zimmerman, two sons; Dennis Zimmerman, and Curtis Zimmerman, and his five daughters; Pam (Tim) Marshall, Kim Zimmerman, Beverly (Ben) Bleadon, Cynthia (Mike) Luetkemeier, and Jennifer (Heath) Zimmerman. He also leaves behind 19 grandchildren, and 14 great-grandchildren. Marvin is preceded in death by his wife Sue Zimmerman and his son Glenn Zimmerman. Marvin will be dearly missed.

Visitation will be on Saturday, July 17, 2021 from 12:00PM-1:30PM at Linnemann Funeral Homes in Erlanger Kentucky. A funeral service will follow the visitation at 1:30PM at the Funeral Home. Burial at Hill Crest Cemetery to follow, Dry Ridge. Memorial contributions can be made to the American Heart Association. To leave a condolence or share a memory of Marvin, please visit: www.linnemannfuneralhomes.com.

Saturday
17
July
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Linnemann Funeral Home Erlanger

30 Commonwealth Avenue
ERLANGER, KY 41018
Saturday
17
July
1:30 pm

Linnemann Funeral Home Erlanger

30 Commonwealth Avenue
ERLANGER, KY 41018

Hillcrest Cemetery

Address: DRY RIDGE, KY
Thursday
1
January
12:00 am - 12:00 am

Marvin “Zimmy” Zimmerman


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My Sincere Condolences on your Dad’s passing

Dear Cindy and Family, I was so sad to hear of your loss. I pray for peace and comfort for you and your loved ones at this difficult time and offer my condolences to you all. I loved seeing your pictures of your visits with your dad. May his soul rest in peace and his legacy live on. Please accept our sincerest condolences. Love, Bella (Belinda) and John Cermola