Shane Z. Zimmerman

By on February 14, 2018

12, sixth grader at Middle Creek Parochial, attended Groffdale Mennonite

Shane Z. Zimmerman, 12, of Lititz, lost his battle with leukemia on Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018, at Hershey Medical Center.

He was born in Lititz to Weaver R. “Ray” and Minerva B. (Zimmerman) Zimmerman.

He attended Groffdale Mennonite Church, Weaverland Conference. Shane was a sixth grade student at Middle Creek Parochial School, Lititz.

In addition to his parents, Shane is survived by four siblings: Marcelia Z., Sheldon Z., Miranda Z. and Alex Z. Zimmerman, all at home; paternal grandparents: Titus and Mary (Martin) Zimmerman of Lititz; and maternal grandparents: David and Ida (Burkholder) Zimmerman of Williamsburg.

Services were held Feb. 12 at Groffdale Mennonite Church, West Earl Township, with Bishop Curvin Zimmerman and ministers Edwin Reiff, Richard Burkholder and Walter Martin officiating. Interment took place in the adjoining church cemetery. Kindly omit flowers.

Arrangements by Stradling Funeral Homes, Akron/Ephrata. Online condolences can be given at


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