Douglas E. Ziegler, 85 Grainfield, died Thursday, May 23, 2019, at Logan County Manor, Oakley.
He was born July 6, 1933, in Collyer to Henry and Edith (Hetzel) Ziegler. He attended Grainfield High School. He married Olinda Kinderknecht on June 1, 1953, in Grinnell. She preceded him in death Nov. 30, 2003. He later married Ann Dechant on Jan. 23, 2009, in Oakley. He owned and operated Doug Ziegler Repair all the while running his farm and selling agriculture augers.
Survivors include his wife; two sons, Don Ziegler, Winfield, and Randy Ziegler, Assaria; three sisters, DeLores Wasinger, Garden Grove, Calif., Norma Zerr, Grainfield, and Louise Wildeman, Quinter; seven grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; five stepchildren; 10 step-grandchildren; and 11 step great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by an infant son, Jimmy Dean, and a granddaughter.
Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Agnes Catholic Church, Grainfield; burial in Grainfield Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday with a vigil following, all at St. Agnes Religious Education Center, Grainfield.
Memorials are suggested to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital or St. Agnes Catholic Church Masses in care of Schmitt Funeral Home, Quinter.