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John Alton Zender

September 12, 1957 May 6, 2018
John Alton Zender
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Obituary for John Alton Zender

John Alton Zender, 60, of Booker, TX and formerly Fostoria, passed away Sunday May 6, 2018 in Texas.

John was born September 12, 1957 in Tiffin to the late Eugene and Doris (Humbert) Zender.

Surviving is a daughter, Erin Zender, Booker, TX; seven brothers and sisters, Gene Zender, Findlay, Jan Swisher, Janice Brossia, Janet Smith, Joe (Sandra) Zender and Jeanine (Steve) Patterson all of Fostoria and Jane (Jay) Morris, Zanesville; he was loved by many nieces and nephews. He was also preceded in death by a brother, Robert N. Zender; and two nephews.

John was a 1975 graduate of Fostoria High School and former member of St. Wendelin Catholic Church. He loved fishing and spending time on the lake and with his family. He was dearly loved by his family and will be greatly missed.

A family Christian Burial Rite will take place Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at HOENING & SON FUNERAL HOME at 5:00 p.m. with Fr. Todd Dominique presiding.

Memorials are suggested to St. Wendelin Church or local humane society c/o Hoening & Son Funeral Home 133 W. Tiffin St., Fostoria, OH 44830

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Local arrangements have been entrusted to Hoening & Son Funeral Home.

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Christian Burial Rite




5:00 PM 5/23/2018 5:00:00 PM
Hoening & Son Funeral Home - Fostoria

133 W. Tiffin Street
Fostoria, OH 44830

Rev. Todd Dominique presiding

Hoening & Son Funeral Home - Fostoria
133 W. Tiffin Street Fostoria 44830 OH
United States

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