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Clarence H. Zeigler

Clarence H. Zeigler, age 86, life long resident of Swanton, Ohio, passed away peacefully, Saturday morning, May 16, 2015 at Hospice of Northwest Ohio in Perrysburg. He was born in the family homestead, where he lived his entire life, on June 12, 1928 to Oma and Azella (Coon) Zeigler. Clarence was a 1946 graduate of Swanton High School. On August 21, 1964, he married his beloved wife, Marie McLouth.

Clarence was a life long member of Trinity United Methodist Church in Swanton. He was a 50-year member of Masonic Lodge #349 and the Knights of Pythias Swanton Lodge #588, where he served as Past Master. He was also a member of the the Zenobia Shriners, Scottish Rites, Mariners and Northwest Shrine.

Clarence was a dairy farmer and member of the Lucas County Farm Bureau. When he retired from dairy farming, he worked as a dairy inspector.

Clarence is survived by his loving wife of 50 years, Marie; sons, Micheal and Steven Zeigler; daughter, Cheri (Jeff) McFarland; 4 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; brother, Robert O. Zeigler; sister-in-law, Mary Hartung; and many nieces and nephews.

Clarence was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Kathryn; brother, Gene; sister-in-law, Helen; and mother of his children, JoAnn.

Family and friends may visit Monday, May 18th, from 12:00 (Noon) to 2:00 p.m. at the Weigel Funeral Home in Swanton (419.826.2631), where funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., with Pastor J.T. Bean officiating. Interment will follow at Sharples Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Northwest Ohio or Trinity United Methodist Church.

Residence: Swanton, Ohio

Visitation: Monday, May 18th from 12:00 pm (Noon) to 2:00 pm at the Weigel Funeral Home in Swanton

Funeral Service: Monday, May 18th at 2:00 pm in the Funeral Home

Interment: Sharples Cemetery

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Marie We send our deepest sympathies to you & Mary. We know how it is losing a loved one. You are in our thoughts & prayers.It's good that Jeanette keeps us all informed. Perhaps we'll see you sometime when the class gets together for lunch. God Bless You.

Jerry & Peggy Warren May 19 2015 12:00 AM

Marie, Sorry to read about Clarence, he was a good guy. We had a lot of good times out at Bay View, are thoughts are with you.

Jim and Lydia Eck May 18 2015 12:00 AM

Marie, We are so sorry to hear Clarence passed away. You are in my thoughts and prayers. And if you need any thing, please let me know. I just seen this today. So sorry I was late in reading it. I would have been there for you.

Bonnie & Ron Holdeman May 18 2015 12:00 AM

Marie, We are so sorry to hear Clarence passed away. Please know that our prayers are with you. if there is any thing we can do please let us know. I will love the two of you forever! God Bless you and May Clarence R.I. P.

Sami and Jim O'Brien May 17 2015 12:00 AM

Marie: I'm very sorry to hear that your husband, Clarence, passed away. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Can't believe it's been 40 years since we worked together. Take care.

Rose Wells Foster May 17 2015 12:00 AM

So sorry to hear about Clarence, Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family..

Sue Ritter May 16 2015 12:00 AM