M.B. Zimmerman born March 29, 1931 in Naruna, TX and died April 19, 2014 in Austin, TX.
Beloved husband, father, grandfather & great grandfather went to be with his Lord & Savior on Saturday April 19, 2014 after a 2 year battle with lung cancer.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 57 years, Lorene Zimmerman, parents Matt & Emma Zimmerman, brother Winnie Zimmerman and infant daughter Ramona Zimmerman.
M.B. is survived by daughters Becky Zimmerman of Hutto, TX & Myra Zimmerman of Austin, TX; grandson Matt Marquez & Claudia Ortiz of Manor, TX; granddaughter Ashly & husband Cory Albright of Pflugerville, TX; Emma Marquez of Austin, TX; and great grandchildren Neva Marquez, Oliver & Henry Albright; and sister-in-law Viola Sykes of Oak Ridge, TN. He is also survived by numerous nephews, nieces and church family.
M.B. was a Korean War vet, serving from 1952-1954.
Visitation will be held Wednesday April 23, 2014 from 1:00-2:00 PM with service to follow at Clements-Wilcox Funeral Home in Burnet, TX. Pallbearers are Matt Marquez, Dale Wofferd, Jim Wofferd, Steve Elsner, John Westbrook & Harry Barber.
Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church Wells Branch, 15020 N IH 35, Austin, TX 78728.
Arrangements made by Clements-Wilcox Funeral Home Burnet, TX.
Condolences may be offered at www.clementswilcoxburnet.com
Published in Austin American-Statesman from Apr. 22 to Apr. 23, 2014