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Thursday October 4th, 2018
10:00am - 11:00am

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Thursday October 4th, 2018

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Charles H. Zimmerman

Zimmerman – Charles H., 87, Red Lion, PA, formerly of Westmont (Johnstown, PA) finished his work on earth on September 30, 2018. Born on July 10, 1931 in Johnstown, son of Charles E. and Ruth A. (Palliser) Zimmerman. Preceded in death by his parents; infant daughter, sons Thomas, Charles and Kenneth. He is survived by his loving wife of 66 years, Nancy J. (Gibbs) Zimmerman, Red Lion, PA; children, Jane Harrison and husband Harry, Nancy Harrison and husband Rodney, and Lynn Snell and husband Mark, all of York, PA; 9 grandchildren; 7 great grandchildren and other extended family members. Charles was a graduate of Westmont Hilltop High School 1949; Penn State University 1971, and Wesley Theological Seminary 1974. He was employed at the Johnstown Tribune Democrat in the Advertising Department for 17 years; United Methodist Clergy for 30 years and continued in ministry throughout his lifetime. Charles was active in sports, education and charitable organizations. Friends will be received from 10 a.m. until time of service at 11 a.m. on Thursday at the Harris Funeral Home, 500 Cherry Lane, Richland, with his daughter, Rev. Jane Harrison officiating. Interment will be at Grandview Cemetery. The family suggests contributions be given to Westmont Hilltop Football, c/o Westmont Hilltop High School, 200 Fair Oaks Dr., Johnstown, PA 15905, in memory of Charles. Online condolences may be posted to www.wharrisfuneralhome.com.

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We extend our sympathy and prayers. I often ate with Chuck at Annual Conference.
Rev. Raymond & Ethel Brooks

Rev. Raymond & Ethel Brooks Oct 6 2018 12:00 AM

A Peace,Prayers and Blessings Arrangement was ordered on October 3, 2018

Expression of Sympathy Oct 3 2018 12:00 AM

A TRADITIONAL FUNERAL BASKET was ordered on October 2, 2018

Expression of Sympathy Oct 2 2018 12:00 AM

Our sympathy to the family. May you find peace and comfort while treasuring good memories.
Tina and Mike Czwalina
Jeri and Phil Crowl
(4th UMC)

Tina Czwalina Oct 2 2018 12:00 AM

Ed and I want to extend our sympathy to Nan and the family. We were at Salem and Ebenezer when Chuck was at Craley. Fond memories. Sorry we won't be able to make the funeral, but you are all in our thoughts and prayers.

Ed & Sherryl Cope Oct 2 2018 12:00 AM