Alvin W. Zeller Jr., 78, of Bellevue, passed away Sunday, Aug. 18, 2013, at The Bellevue Care Center.
He was born Dec. 18, 1934, in Bellevue, the son of Alvin Sr. and Gertrude (Mattison) Zeller.
Alvin was a member of Immaculate Conception Church, Bellevue, the Eagles Aerie 490, Four County Young-at-Heart and the former Club Amer-Ital. He was employed and retired from A. Schulman Co., and was co-founder of Zeller Storage.
He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Eileen; 11 children, Richard Zeller, Robert (Sam) Zeller, Christine (Ron) Brooks, Marilyn (Bart) Ramon, Amy (Chuck) Gittinger, Laurie (Charlie) Paul, Ruth (John Krupp) Natole, Geralyn (Ron Daniel) Goodsite, Alvin (Sharon) Zeller III, Kathleen (Ted) Moore, and Heidi Zeller; 25 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandson; a brother, Eugene Zeller, of Tiffin; and a sister, Carol Schneider, of Bucyrus.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a son, Roger Zeller; and grandson, Jacob Zeller.
Friends will be received on Wednesday, Aug. 21, from 2-7 p.m. at Foos and Foos Funeral Service, 151 Yorkshire Place, Bellevue, where a wake service will be held beginning at 1:30 p.m.
A funeral mass will be held on Thursday at 11 a.m. at Immaculate Conception Church, 231 E. Center St., Bellevue. Burial will follow in Bellevue Catholic Cemetery.
Memories and condolences may be shared at www.foosfuneral.com.