- Local Guide
C. Louise Zimmerman, 96, of Elmcroft Retirement Center in Lima, formerly of Spencerville, died at 10:33 p.m. Friday, Oct. 21, 2011, at St. Ritaâ€™s Medical Center in Lima.
She was born Aug. 10, 1915, in Van Wert County, the daughter of Evelynn Marguerite (Gorslene) and Karl Dewitt Hirn. On March 10, 1934, she married Arthur F. Zimmerman, who died March 3, 2000.
Surviving is a son, Richard A. (Mary) Zimmerman, of Spencerville.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Janice Reed.
Services are at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Thomas E. Bayliff Funeral Home in Spencerville, the Rev. Jan Johnson officiating. Burial will follow at Spencerville Cemetery.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Contributions may be given to Trinity United Methodist Church.