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John Zamlich, (affectively known as the Jerky man), 74, of Meridian, passed away on January 2, 2017. John was born 2-27-42 in San Francisco to James F. Zamlich and Ruth Cleary.

John started Big Z Jerky Co. Besides his family, he loved to travel in his 5th wheel, ride his Harley, and golf.

He leaves behind the love of his life, Carolyn, son, John Russell Zamlich Jr, daughter-in-law, Margaret, grandchildren, Robert Jr, Matthew, Jessica, Johnny (Alexis), JC (Lupita), and Krissie (Chris), great grandchildren, Ethan, James, Hailey, Rylan, Landyn, Julianna, and his brother, Jim. John is preceded in death by his son Robert, and brothers, Walter and Bobby.

A celebration of life will be held Friday, February 10, 2017 at 2:00 pm at The Meridian Lions Hall, Meridian Road and Central Street, Meridian, CA.

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Published in Appeal Democrat on Feb. 10, 2017
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