YUBA COUNTY OBITS
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Appeal Democrat November 22, 1946 - Zeigler - Funeral services for John Adam Zeigler, native of Sutter county who died Tuesday at his home in Franklin Corners, were held yesterday afternoon in Ullrey memorial chapel. Rev. Bernard Lowry conducted the services, Mrs Minnie Raub was vocalist, and Mrs Marjorie Allison was organist. Pallbearers were Ezra Schuler, Joe Rodolf, Howard Mayfield and Frank Weber. Interment was in the family plot in Sutter City cemetery. (A.H.)
ZEIGLER, MARY HOPE
Appeal Democrat - Tue 8/16/1966, p12 - Obituaries: Sutter Native Dead At 81 - Mrs. Mary Hope Zeigler, 81, a native and lifelong resident of Sutter County, died early today at Fremont Hospital following a short illness. - She lived at 684 S. Township Road and was the widow of John A. Zeigler. Her parents were early residents of California. Her father, Emerson W. Hixson, a native of Michigan, was brought to California as an infant in 1857 and her mother Lorena Rice Hixson, was born in Nevada City in 1858. - Survivors include a daughter, Mrs. Nicholas Orr of Yuba City; a nephew, Donald F. Hixon of Salinas, whom Mrs. Zeigler reared from infancy; a sister Mrs. Marjoie [sic] Bodley of Oakland; four grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. - Funeral arrangements are pending at Ullrey Memorial Chapel. Burial will be at Sutter Cemetery.
Appeal Democrat - 8/17/1966 - Obituaries: Funeral services will be conducted tomorrow at 11 a.m. in Ullrey Memorial Chapel for Mary Hope Zeigler, 81, of Yuba City, who died yesterday. Burial will be in Sutter Cemetery.
ZELLER, MRS. L.
Marysville Daily Appeal - Sun. 1/23/1916, p4 - Will Hold Funeral of Former Resident Today - The funeral of the late Mrs. L. Zeller, former well known resident of Sutter county, who died in Portland, Ore., a few days ago, will be held from the home of Mr. and Mrs. A. A. McRae in Yuba City this afternoon at 1:15 o'clock. Interment will be made in the family plot of the Sutter City cemetery under the direction of R. E. Bevan & Son. The body arrived here from Portland early today.
ZINC (ZINK), ELIZABETH LOFTON
Appeal - 2/10/1903, p1 - Death of Elizabeth Zinc: The Funeral Will Take Place Tomorrow Morning at Wheatland - Mrs. Jacob Zink, a well-known resident of Wheatland, died at her home in that town yesterday. Funeral services will be held tomorrow morning at 10 o'clock in the Christian Church, Wheatland. The interment will be at Lofton Cemetery. - The deceased was born in Indiana on September 18, 1840. Her maiden name name [sic] was Elizabeth Lofton, she being a niece of the late F. R. Lofton. - In 1874 she was married at Sacramento to Samuel Creps, who died in 1877. Several years later she removed to Wheatland, where on October 13, 1887, she was married to Jacob Zink, who survives her. She leaves also a sister, Mrs. F. Payne of Wheatland, a twin brother, Frank Lofton, residing in Montana, two brothers in Indiana, and a large circle of friends.
Daily Appeal – 5/28/ 1907, Pg. 8 – Sudden Death of Jacob Zinc – Wheatland, May 27.---Jacob Zinc an old resident of this town was found dead by the side of the road ten miles east of here yesterday afternoon. Zinc was engaged in hauling wood and it is supposed that he was attacked with heart disease and fell off his wagon. His remains were brought here and taken in charge by Undertaker Bevan of Marysville. Coroner Kelly will come down from Marysville this morning and hold an inquest. (B. S.)
Democrat - 5/28/1907, p1 - Dead Body of Jacob Zink Found: Old Pioneer Meets Sudden Death in Road East of Wheatland - Word was sent to Undertaker R. E. Bevan and Coroner J. K. Kelly late Monday afternoon that the dead body of Jacob Zink, a well known pioneer of this part of the state, had been found in the public road ten miles east of Wheatland. Undertake Bevan went to Wheatland immediately and this morning Coroner Kelly went down to hold an inquest. - Mr. Zink had gone to the hills with a team to haul some wood to town. James Worl of Nevada City was riding a horse along the road when Mr. Zink's team caught up with him. There was no driver on the wagon so Mr. Worl went back along the road to fine Mr. Zink, he having recognized the team. Wood was scattered all along the road, showing that the team had run away. The body of the aged man was found some distance back and Mr. Worl, after finding that life was gone, noticed from the tracks left that Zink had run for probably a quarter of a mile. This would indicate that the gentleman had gotten off his wagon and that the team had run away, he following it afoot. The exertion brought on the attack of heart trouble that caused his death. He had been subject to fainting spells the past few years. - Deceased was one of the best known men in Yuba county. He was a native of Baden, Germany, but came to California in 1854 and had resided in Yuba, Sutter and Placer counties since that time. He was a farmer for many years and retired from that vocation with a sufficiency of worldly goods to allow him to spend his latter years in comfort and quiet. He was 75 years old, but was strong and active, and thought nothing of hauling his wood from the foothills to Wheatland, a task that requires considerable labor. - Mr. Zink was married twice and his second wife survives him. He was a member of Valley Lodge, No. 107, I.O.O.F., of Sheridan, and the funeral will be held under the joint auspices of that lodge and Sutter Lodge, No. 100, of the same order at Wheatland. Services will be held in the Christian church Wednesday at 2 o'clock and the interment will take place in the Wheatland cemetery.
Daily Appeal – 5/29/1907, Pg. 2 – DEATH OF JACOB ZINC – Particulars of His Sudden Demise Near Town of Wheatland – Wheatland, May 28.---A shadow of sorrow was cast over this community yesterday when word was telephoned in from the Hunt ranch that the lifeless body of Jacob Zinc had been found lying in the public road about eight miles east of here. The deceased left home early Monday morning for the foothills after a load of wood, and on returning home in the afternoon the unfortunate occurrence which ended the life of this honored citizen took place, and as he was alone at the time of his death the best the public can do is to pass only an opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is supposed, however, that the team ran away and in an attempt to capture them the deceased overtaxed his physical strength and died from exhaustion. His tracks were found where he had followed up the road some 200 yards in the direction of the way the team went. - The horses were first seen about four miles from where the body was found still going at a fast gait. The wood was scattered along the road, and the wagon was badly damaged. - The remains of the deceased were brought to town last evening, and this afternoon a coroner’s inquest was held, and tomorrow at 2 o’clock funeral services will take place. - Mr. Zinc was about 72 years of age and for some time has been in feeble health. He was of German descent, and had been a citizen of this State since 1852. He was widely known and universally respected. - Mr. Zinc was married twice and his second wife survives him. He was a member of Valley Lodge, No. 107, I.O.O.F., of Sheridan, and the funeral will be held under the joint auspices of that lodge and Sutter Lodge, No. 100, of the same order at Wheatland. Services will be held in the Christian Church Wednesday, at 2 o’clock, and the interment will take place in the Wheatland Cemetery. (B. S.)
Daily Appeal – 5/30/1907, Pg. 2 – FUNERAL OF JACOB ZINC – Took Place Yesterday and was Largely Attended – Wheatland, May 29.---The funeral of the late Jacob Zinc took place yesterday afternoon from the Christian Church, where the Rev. Shropshire officiated. The following choir sang beautiful hymns: E. E. Munson, Mrs. E. Monson, Mrs. Hattie Beilby and W. E. Dacon. The Odd Fellows’ services were read by the noble grand. At the conclusion of the services in the church the members of the Nicolaus Lodge of Wheatland and the Sheridan Lodge of Odd Fellows formed into line and marched to the cemetery. G. F. Kock acted as marshal. On arriving at the cemetery the noble grand of the Sheridan Lodge read the services at the grave. J. M. Kindell acted as chaplain. The following friends acted as pall bearers: C. K. Dam, John A. Stewart, J. F. Baun, George Dalbey, J. P. Stone, and W. H. Niemeyer. The funeral was very largely attended and the interment took place in the Wheatland Cemetery. (B. S.)
The Weekly Graphic [Wheatland] - 10/31/1885 - J. Zune - FUNERAL.–Mr. Logan was called to Nicolaus Monday to officiate at the funeral of J. Zune. The deceased came here with the Donner party, in 1846, and was a pioneer resident of this part of the country.
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