Theodore "Ted" Albert Zaehringer Sr., 69, of Sparks, Nev., a 28-year resident of Elizabethtown, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013, at his home surrounded by his family.
He is survived by his wife of 46 years, Elizabeth Darlene Perry Zaehringer of Elizabethtown. They left a legacy of children and grandchildren including Theodore Zaehringer Jr. and Jolly Sampson, both of Louisville, Matthew and Nancy Zaehringer of Elizabethtown and their children, Amber, Jasmine, Devin, Ethan and Gabriella, David and Tracy Zaehringer of San Antonio and their children, Macauley, Nate, Riley, Delaney, Stone, Mary Elizabeth and Eli, Neil Zaehringer and Janna Wells of Portland, Ore., Daniel and Sonja Zaehringer of Laredo, Texas, and their children, Daniel Jr., Lendl, Brigham and Josephine, Karen and Tony Mendez of Lexington and their children, Elana, Gabe, Ivy and Harrison, Sara and Shawn Forrest of Silver Spring, Md., and their children, Alyssa, Laura and Marianne, John and Lisa Zaehringer of Fort Campbell and Maggie and Nathan Bowman of Cecilia and their children, Hailey, Everett and Emmett.
The funeral is at 11 a.m. Friday, Aug. 9, at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 2950 Shepherdsville Road, Elizabethtown.
Visitation is from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Brown Funeral Home in Elizabethtown.
Memorial contributions may be made to Boy Scouts of America Friends of Scouting www.lhcbsa.org
or the Children's Garden at Bernheim Forest www.bernheim.org.