Joel Ronald Zingerman

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Joel Ronald Zingerman, age 78, of Suwanee passed away Jan. 24, 2015.
Born in New York City, he was the son of the late Marie and Nils Bryant Zingerman. He is survived by his twin brother, James Zingerman of Oklahoma. Joel's siblings, Aleda Siemion, Mari Demarco and Bryant Zingerman predeceased him.
Joel graduated as a Chemist from NYU. He began his career at the Boyce Thompson Institute in New York; then spent the majority of his career as a pharmaceutical development scientist at Merck in Rahway, N.J., having authored numerous patents, publications, and a book chapter.
He was a talented and commissioned watercolorist and a member of the Georgia Watercolor Society. He loved tennis, fishing, sailing traveling, and spending time with his family. Joel is survived by his beloved wife, Rina Zingerman of Suwanee; children, Joel Zingerman of California, Karen Greer of Texas, and Karla Weeden of Georgia; and much loved grandchildren, Zoe, Julia, Jessica, Courtney, Harrison, Emily and Charles.
Services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 31, at St. Benedict Catholic Church in Johns Creek.
McDonald and Son Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
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Published in Forsyth County News from Jan. 27 to Jan. 29, 2015