Jack William Zeller, 85, of Manchester Presbyterian Lodge Erie, died Saturday, December 29, 2012. He was born in Erie, on May 9, 1927 son of the late Hazel Cooper and August Zeller. Jack served in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict He had worked for Penn Dot for 10 years prior to his retirement in 1993. Jack was a member of the Sportsman's Athletic Club, Moose Lodge, and the American Legion Post 773 drill team. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Ann Pulakos Zeller. Survivors include two daughters, Cheryl Mazzocco and her husband Gerard of Erie and Patricia Zeller, and a close family friend, Elsie Quintin both of Lincoln City, Ore. Friends are invited to attend a service at the Burton Westlake Funeral Home, 3801 West 26th Street at Powell Ave., on Thursday at 1 p.m. Private burial will be in Calvary Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Foundation, 100 West Station Square Dr., Pittsburgh, PA 15219 or the ANNA Shelter, 1555 East 10th Street, Erie PA 16511.
Published in the Erie Times-News on Jan. 2, 2013