Stewart E. “Stu” Ziegler, age 85, of Nashport, passed away September 8, 2013 at his residence. He was born December 8, 1927, in South Zanesville to the late Herman and Gladys (Edwards) Ziegler. Stu was a retired Diesel Mechanic and Truck Driver. He was a member of the First United Presbyterian Church, Moose Lodge #867, Fraternal Order of Eagles #302, Teamsters and Sons of American Legion. Stu enjoyed watching NASCAR, fishing, camping and traveling. He is survived by a daughter, Karen (David) Bay of Nashport; two sons, Mike (Rita) Ziegler of Zanesville and Jeff (Sunshine) Ziegler of Killeen, TX; brother, Jack (Barbara) Ziegler of South Zanesville; 14 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-grandchild. Stu was preceded in death by his wife, Ruth (Cooper) Ziegler; sons, Howard and Jerry Ziegler and significant other, Laura Kussmaul.
Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at THE SNOUFFER FUNERAL HOME, 1150 W. MILITARY RD., ZANESVILLE. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, September 12, 2013 at the funeral home with Pastor Aaron Bounds officiating. Burial will be held on a later date at Zanesville Memorial Park.
In Lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Genesis Hospice and Palliative Care 713 Forest Ave Zanesville, OH 43701. To send a note of condolence visit www.snoufferfuneralhome.com, find us on Facebook, or call our caring staff at 450-8000.