CRAWFORDVILLE - Dennis S. Zahuranec, 86, a salesman, died Monday, June 21, 2004. He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Stephanie Zahuranec. Abbey-Riposta Funeral Home (562-1518) is handling the funeral arrangements. Dennis enjoyed hunting and the outdoors. He was a member of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton in Crawfordville. He was also retired from the JC Penney Auto Center and the Mercer County school system in Pennsylvania. Other survivors include his three children, Denise Pritchett of Bowie, Md., Claudia Zahuranec of Sopchoppy and Leta Zahuranec of Pembroke Pines; two brothers, Edward Zahuranec and Rehart Zahuranec, both of Mercer, Pa.; and two grandchildren. Published in the Tallahassee Democrat on 6/23/2004.
CRAWFORDVILLE - Nellie J. Ziegenbein, 84, a homemaker, died Saturday, Jan. 22, 2005. No services are planned. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 1304 E. Sixth Ave., Tallahassee, FL 32303. Bevis Funeral Home (850-385-2193) is handling arrangements. Nellie was a native of San Marcos, Calif. Survivors include a son, Robert Ziegenbein (and wife Sandy) of Tallahassee; a daughter, Judy Larrieu (and husband Ronald) of Glendale, Ariz.; a sister; and five grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband of 63 years, Charles Ziegenbein. Published in the Tallahassee Democrat on 1/24/2005
In Memory of Allen Karl Zill Born in Miami, FL on February 21, 1956, Allen lived in Tallahassee, FL for 15 years, St Augustine, FL for 3 years and had recently moved to Quincy, FL. Allen passed away July 20, 2007 following a short illness. Preceded in death by his parents Robert Zill and Margaret Brown Zill, Allen leaves behind his wife, Patricia Kay Sanders Zill, daughters: Kristal Renee' Mears Reams (husband John), Heather Diane Zill, Sara Nicole Zill, son James Billy Mears, his long time childhood friend Eric, family and friends. Allen was a brick mason. He helped build the local sheriffs office in Quincy and FSU stadium. He loved fishing and surfing. He was a very hands-on Dad who loved his family greatly. Allen had a green thumb and could grow most anything, he will be greatly missed by his family and all who knew him. A Memorial service was held at the Thomas Memorial Baptist Church, Sunday July 22, 2007. Allen's family would like to extend their deepest thanks to Sister Kim Gay, to the members of Thomas Memorial Baptist Church and to Rusty of the Independent Funeral Home of Quincy, Florida who helped them in their hour of need. Also, they would like to thank Aunt Robin. Allen wished to be cremated and his ashes spread over the Saint Marks River. Memorial contributions for Allen Zill's family may be sent to Thomas Memorial Baptist Church 1001 West Washington Street Quincy, Florida 32351. Published in the Tallahassee Democrat on 7/29/2007.