Dennis Michael Zehnle

Dennis Michael Zehnle, 68, of Palm Harbor, Fla., formerly of Quincy, died peacefully Monday (April 29, 2013) in Palm Harbor.

He was born June 17, 1944, in Quincy, a son of Florence and Virgil Zehnle.

Dennis attended college at Memphis State University and later served as a senior vice president at Michelin Tire Corp. He had the pleasure of traveling and playing golf at some of the top-ranked destinations throughout his long career.

His survivors include his sister, Cheryl Zehnle, also of Quincy, and currently of Palm Harbor; his daughter, Molly Mathis and her husband, Matt, of Alpharetta, Ga.; his daughter, Sarah Traverso and her husband, Angel, of Smyrna, Ga.; and his two grandsons, Garrett and Andrew.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

SERVICES: A private family service is planned in Palm Harbor.

MEMORIALS: An expression of sympathy in honor of Dennis Zehnle may be sent to Florida Suncoast Hospice of Pinellas County ( at 5771 Roosevelt Blvd., Clearwater, FL, 33760 (727-523-2441), or your local hospice chapter.

Published in Quincy Herald-Whig from May 7 to May 9, 2013