- Fairbury News staff
Mildred Louise Zimmerman, 97, of Forrest, passed away at 3:40am, July 22, 2020, in Forrest.
A private family visitation and funeral will be held. Burial will be in North Apostolic Christian Cemetery, Forrest.
Memorials may be made to Fairview Haven Retirement Community, Fairbury.
Duffy-Pils Memorial Home, Fairbury is in charge of arrangements.
Mildred was born July 4, 1923, in Forrest Township, the daughter of Paul and Martha Waibel Honegger. She married Glen Zimmerman on September 29, 1946, in Forrest. He passed away on November 1, 2016.
Surviving are her children, Curtis (Cynthia) Zimmerman of Naples, FL, Rodney (Micki) Zimmerman of Chatsworth, Trudy (Craig) Rudin of Chatsworth, Dennis (Pam) Zimmerman of Forrest, and Jeff (Stephanie) Zimmerman of Forrest; 29 grandchildren; 52 great-grandchildren; sisters, Evelyn Zorn of Towanda and Nancy (Lloyd) Bachtold of Fairbury.
She was preceded in death by her parents, son, Dale Zimmerman; grandson, Kenton Rudin; great-granddaughter, Marie Weigand; two brothers and two sisters.
Mildred was a member of the Apostolic Christian Church, Forrest.