COLUMBUS: Opal Zuckerman, age 85, went home to be with her Lord peacefully on January 27th, 2013 with family attending.
Preceded in death by her parents, John and Georgia Nelson; her beloved husband, Harry Zuckerman; sister, Ruth Lowe; brothers, Carl Nelson and Merval Nelson.
She is survived by her children, Gary (CJ) Walker, Ronald (Janice) Walker, John (Barbara) Walker; Beverly (Jack) Leake, Carol (Kenneth) Lyday, Marlene (Steve) Moore, Joetta Zuckerman, Flint (Nancy) Zuckerman; and her brothers, Orval Nelson and Raymond Nelson; over 20 grandchildren, 40 great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren; nieces, nephews, cousins, countless friends and the adopted family that cared for her at McNaughten Pointe.
Opal and Harry were entrepreneurs that grew businesses in Columbus and Florida for over 55 years.
Family will receive friends 5-8pm Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at Schoedinger East Chapel, 5360 E. Livingston Ave., Columbus, OH 43232 where services will be held at 1pm Wednesday; interment to follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens; Andrew Hoover, Celebrant.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Tridia Hospice, 2215 Citygate Dr., Columbus, OH 43219. Please visit www.schoedinger.com
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