Lake View Funeral Home & Lake View Memorial Gardens
5000 North Illinois Street, Fairview Heights, IL
Darrell L Ziegler
March 29, 1945 – November 4, 2019
SHILOH – Darrel Lee Ziegler, 74, of Shiloh, Illinois, passed away peacefully on Monday, November 4th, 2019.
Darrel was born Thursday, March 29th, 1945 in Edwardsville, IL to Clarence Ziegler and Gertrude (Knect) Schuette. He was happily married to Nancy Jane (Bruce) Ziegler for forty years.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Clarence Ziegler and Gertrude Schuette; his Step Father, Rev. George A. Schuette; and his wife Nancy Jane Ziegler.
Surviving his son, Michael (Lori) Ziegler; his daughters, Dawn (Stephan) Wolfert, Julie Stern; his grandchildren, Dylan Ziegler, Grant Ziegler; his brother, Mark (Donna) Schuette; his sister, Rhonda (Tim) Reigle; and many nieces and nephews.
Darrel spent his years mapping for the National Geospatial Intelligence Agency contracted under the United States Department of Defense. He was a studious and smart man, capable of anything he set his mind to. He enjoyed his occupation and was a dedicated worker. He was a loving father and grandfather. He will be dearly missed by all who had the pleasure of meeting him.
The family wishes to thank the staff of Cedarhurst of Shiloh for all of the support and care they provided and all of Darrel’s friends as well for all of the kindness he was shown. Contributions and donations may be made to donor’s choice.
A visitation will be held on Monday November 11th at 5-8 p.m. and services will be Tuesday November 12th beginning at 10 a.m. with an hour visitation prior at Lake View Memorial Gardens, Fairview Heights, IL.
- Visitation Monday, November 11, 2019
- Funeral Tuesday, November 12, 2019
- Burial Tuesday, November 12, 2019
Darrell L Ziegler
November 7, 2019
The thing I will always remember is how Darrel always called everyone kid it did not matter who you were or how old you are you was always kid. Rest In Peace Darrel. You will be missed.
November 6, 2019
I'll miss seeing Darrell at the Outdoorsman on the weekends. Always had a good time with him. This is a sad day.