Chad Zier

Chad Zier

BUCYRUS: Chad Zier, 35 years of age, of Bucyrus passed away on Saturday at home, his death was unexpected. Chad was born June 2, 1976 in Bucyrus to Helmuth Zier and Margaret Powers who both survive in Bucyrus. He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents Ludwig and Rosa Zier as well as uncles Robin and Mike Powers.

In addition to Chad's parents, he is survived by son Braxton Leuthold and his mother Heidi Hendrickson of Bucyrus; sister Shannon Zier, Bucyrus; nephews Hastin and Zaidin; maternal grandparents Don and Pauline Powers, Bucyrus; step mother Wilma Zier; uncles and aunts, Edward (Fran) Powers, Upper Sandusky; Paul (Sherry) Powers, Bucyrus; Julie (Rodger) Davis, Bucyrus; Don J. Powers, Florida; Allison (Alan) Spence, Florida; Helga (Jim) Mauler, Columbus; Ludwig (Connie) Zier, Tiro; Henry (Karen) Zier of Galion; as well as numerous cousins.

Chad worked for Victor Aluminum in Bucyrus and was a graduate of B.H.S. in 1996. He was a member of the First Church of the Nazarene and enjoyed spending time with his son and nephews as well as hunting and fishing.

Funeral Services will be held on Friday at 11:00 am in the Munz-Pirnstill Funeral Home, with Rev. Ray LaSalle officiating, burial will follow in Oakwood Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home on Thursday from 2-4 and 6-8 pm. Memorial contributions can be made through the funeral home and expressions of sympathy can be left at


Published in the Telegraph-Forum on Apr. 3, 2012