Frank M. Zigman, a 60 year resident of Willoughby, passed away June 17, 2014. He was born Dec. 2, 1934, in Strabane, PA.
Frank was the owner and operator of J&F Snow Removal and Ludwig's Bar, from which he never retired. He was the former owner of Zigman's Sunoco and Zigman U Haul from 1959 to 2013. He was a member of S.N.P.J. #138, A.M.L.A., the Northeast Ohio Coin Club, and Club 59er's. Frank was an avid tournament pinochle player. He was an award winner for the North Coast Homes and U Haul Dealership, a 30 year winner. He was also the A.M.L.A. Father of the Year.
Frank is survived by his daughters, Mary Ann, Susan (Nelson) Gelbach, Rose Ann (Michael) Rush, Silvia (Ed) Marotta, Debra (Chuck) Pachinger; grandchildren, Suzi, Danielle, Michelle, Anthony, David, Scotty, Natalie, Kristina, Michael, Charlie, Gabrielle, and Emma; great grandchildren, Isabella and Dominic; long time friends, the Mary Pinto Family; brother, Joe (Karen); sister-in-law, Mary; and nieces and nephews, Mary Jo, John, Ed, Donna, Jenny, Laura, Joey, and Jay Jay.
He was preceded in death by his wife Antoinette; sons, Frank Jr., and John; long time companion, Mary Pinto; brother, John; parents John and Mary; and in-laws, John and Rose Tomaselli.
A Funeral Service will take place Monday, June 23, at 11:00 a.m. at Zele Funeral Home, 452 East 152nd Street, Cleveland, Ohio 44110. Calingl hours will be Sunday, June22, from 2 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers the family requests donations in his memory to The Zigman Scholarship Fund, 2330 Rockefeller Rd., Wickliffe, Ohio 44092.
Zele Funeral Homes
452 E. 152nd Street Cleveland, OH 44110
Published in The News-Herald from June 20 to June 21, 2014