George L. Zwicker

Cemetery Record Information

Full Name: George L. Zwicker


Birth: September 2, 1930
Death: November 25, 2001
Age: 71


Married Oct. 10, 1953



George L. Zwicker, 71, of 907 Windsor Ave., Fond du Lac, died Sunday, Nov. 25, 2001, at Rolling Meadows Nursing Home, with his wife and children at his side.

He was born a son of Lawrence G. and Marie Wenneman Zwicker on Sept. 2, 2930, in Stevens Point, Wis.

George attended St. Joseph Elementary School and graduated from St. Mary’s Springs, later graduating from St. Norbert College, De Pere, with a Bachelor of Science degree.

On Oct. 10, 1953, he married Lucille Beck at St. Mary Catholic Church, Fond du Lac.

He worked as regional manager for Will Ross, a medical supply company based in Saginaw, Mich., and later worked at Mercury Marine for 25 years, retiring in 1990.  He served on the board of directors for the Zwicker Knitting Mills for many years.

George was a member of Holy Family Parish-St. Patrick Church.  He loved the outdoors, was an avid gardener, enjoyed hunting, bowling and a good game of golf.

He is survived by his wife, Lucille, six children, Mary (Ray) Valtierra, Fond du Lac, Barbara Zwicker, Fond du Lac, Mary Zwicker, Fond du Lac, Jane Zwicker, Fond du Lac, John (Debbie) Zwicker, Lansing, Mich., and Carolyn Martin, Fond du Lac; eight grandchildren, Colleen (Bill) Kluza, Richard (Lisa) Hauer, Heidi Martin, David Zwicker, Zachary Valtierra, Zoe Valtierra, Rachel Zwicker and Elizabeth Zwicker; one great-grandson, Ethan Hauer; two brothers, Tom (Paula) Zwicker, Kaukauna, and Richard (Karen) Zwicker, Fond du Lac; three sisters-in-law, Mary Zwicker, Irene Dohrman and Marjorie Kimpel;; and one brother-in-law, Eugene (Marilyn) Beck.

He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Robert Zwicker.

Services:  A private family service will take place, with burial to follow in St. John’s Cemetery, Byron.

Visitation:  There will be no visitation.

Special thank you to the wonderful staff at Rolling Meadows Nursing Home.

“He will cover you with his feathers and under his wings – you will find refuge” –Psalm 91:4 (NIV)

Mach Funeral Chapel is serving the family.


The Reporter (Fond du Lac, Wisconsin)

26 Nov 2001, Monday,     Page 10


St. John’s Cemetery – Byron, WI

Headstone Location:
South addition