CARBONDALE — Howard Ziegler, 71, of Carbondale passed away Monday, Aug. 12, 2019, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Mt. Vernon.
Born Nov. 27, 1947, in Princeton to Howard F. and Carolyn (Allen) Ziegler, he married Catherine McCoy on Dec. 20, 1969, in Carbondale. She survives.
Also surviving is a brother, Craig (Jodi Saletzki) Ziegler of Tiskilwa; a sister-in-law, Kathy Ziegler; three nephews, Luke (Katie Manis), Jake and Chad Ziegler; an aunt, Ruth Ziegler; his mother-in-law, Claudia Walker; a brother-in-law, Daryl McCoy; and two sisters-in-law, Joyce (Don) King and Corinne Steveson.
Howard was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Steve.
Visitation was held Wednesday, Aug. 14, and Thursday, Aug. 15, at the Lakeland Baptist Church in Carbondale. Funeral services were also held Thursday at the church with the Rev. Phil Nelson officiating.
A graveside service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 17, at the Mount Bloom Cemetery in Tiskilwa with the Rev. Phil Nelson officiating.
Memorials may be made to the Lakeland Baptist Church and will be accepted at the church.
Arrangements by Meredith Funeral Home.
Burial arrangements are by the Norberg Memorial Home in Princeton.