Henry E. Zimmerman

SALEM – Henry E. Zimmerman, 94, of Salem, died at 9:50 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017 at home.

He was born Aug. 14, 1923 in Logan, Ohio, a son of the late Henry E. and Jessie (Davis) Zimmerman.

Henry retired in 2003 as President and Owner of Diversified Hydraulics Associates for over 30 years. He was a mechanical engineer, a graduate of Yale University. 

He served in the U.S. Navy from 1943-1946 as Lieutenant J.G., was a member of the First United Presbyterian Church, former trustee of the Salem Community Scholarship Association, a member of the Association of Iron & Steel Engineers, past member and president of American Field Service Organization, and a member and past director of Salem Golf Club.

Survivors include his wife, Dorothy (Longley) Zimmerman, whom he married Nov. 27, 1948; two sons, Jeffrey Davis (Kathleen Boyle) Zimmerman of Salem and Peter Nelson (Sandrah Mack) Zimmerman of Missoula, Mont.; two daughters, Stephanie (Robert) Field of Salem and Ann Longley Zimmerman of Falls Church, Va.; a sister, Peggy June Adams of Pittsburgh, Pa.; seven grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.

 Preceding him in death is a brother, Leo Zimmerman, and two sisters, Polly Aungst and Mary Lou Warner.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Alzheimers Network, 4214 Market St., Boardman, OH 44512.

Henry’s obituary may be viewed and condolences sent online at www.starkmemorial.com.

Arrangements were handled by the Stark Memorial Funeral Home.


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