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Ronald Zimmerman

Ronald L. "Tuff" Zimmerman, 76, of Dillsburg, PA passed away Wednesday, July 20, 2016 at Claremont Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Carlisle, PA. He was born November 21, 1939 in Mechanicsburg, PA to the late George and Florence Swonger Zimmerman.

Ronald retired as a butcher from Weis Markets in Weigelstown. He was a member of the Mechanicsburg American Legion Post # 109 and the Mechanicsburg Club where he also was the cook. He loved to go camping and traveling, especially going on cruises.

He is survived by his wife, Bonnie Zimmerman of Dillsburg; daughters, Patty K. Flemister of Harrisburg, Peggy A. Radenhaber of Steeleton and Pamela Zimmerman of Enola; stepsons, Scott E. Kitzmiller of Ickesburg and Keith A. Kitzmiller of Mooredale. Also surviving are 11 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren; brothers, Robert Zimmerman of CT, William Zimmerman of Gardners and Leroy Zimmerman of Carlisle; and a sister, Ada Lynn of Mechanicsburg. Ronald was predeceased by siblings, Larry Zimmerman, Donald Zimmerman, Harold Powell and Betty Huey.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, July 23, 2016 at  11:00 AM in the Hollinger Funeral Home & Crematory, 501 N. Baltimore Ave., Mt. Holly Springs, PA 17065 with  Chaplain Neil McCulloch officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Homeland Hospice, 2300 Vartan Way, Suite 115, Harrisburg, PA 17110. Please visit www.hollingerfuneralhome.com for condolences to the family.

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Bonnie and Family, So sorry we will be thinking of you!

Belva and Butch Garman Jul 29 2016 12:00 AM

So sorry for you loss.  Prayers for the family.

Barry Kitzmiller & Sarah Kempf Jul 23 2016 12:00 AM

So sorry to hear about Tuff. Sending prayers to Bonnie and the boys. Prayers to Tuff's family. R.I.P.

Johnnie Shreve Jul 22 2016 12:00 AM

My thoughts and prayers are with the entire Zimmerman family. Rest in peace Uncle Tuff.   Irene

Irene Zimmerman Jul 21 2016 12:00 AM

My thoughts and prayers go out to Bonnie, her sons and my uncle's girls.  Uncle Tuff will be greatly missed by all of us but none more than by all of you.  I don't even have the words to say but know he was loved by many.  Hold him close always by keeping all your wonderful memories of him in your hearts.  Love to you all ♥ Denise

Denise (Zimmerman) Blackley Jul 21 2016 12:00 AM

We are all saddened from the loss of uncle tuff. He was a great man. Loved his family. He will be missed. Thoughts and prayers to the family as we all will through this together. RIP uncle tuff.

Jodie Zimmerman Jul 21 2016 12:00 AM