East Liverpool Review
[East Liverpool, Columbiana County, Ohio]
Tuesday, March 10, 2015
COLUMBIANA – Ernest J. Zeitler, 86, of Columbiana, died at 7:45 a.m. Sunday, March 8, 2015, at Cleveland Clinic, following a short illness.
Mr. Zeitler was born Nov. 10, 1928, in Elkton, a son of the late Walter David and Alta Reta Welker Zeitler.
He had worked as a drag line operator at the Thompson Brothers Mining Co. He was a member of East Fairfield United Methodist Church.
Survivors include his wife, the former Adele R. Phillips; three daughters, Anne Marie Zeitler of Ashtabula, Eileen McCall of Columbiana and Laurel Colaizzi of Columbiana; a son, Dale Zeitler of Columbiana; a brother, Raymond Zeitler of Casa Grande, Ariz.; two sisters, Shirley Martin of Salem and Linda Black of New Waterford; a half-sister, Wanda Brown of Columbus; and eight grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by an infant son, Keith Zeitler.
The funeral service is 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 11, 2015, at East Fairfield United Methodist Church with Rev. Susan Antolik officiating. Burial follows in Crest Haven Memorial Gardens.
Visitation is 4-8 p.m. Tuesday, March 10, 2015, at Warrick-Kummer-Rettig Funeral Home, Columbiana, and 10-11 a.m. Wednesday at the church.
*Contributed By: Jackson Edward Wilson*