Gary “Zeke” Ziesmer was born in Lake City, Minn. on June 14, 1943. He passed away peacefully in Turlock, Calif. on Sept. 18, 2019. He was 76 years old.
Zeke was preceded in death by parents Elayne Ziesmer and George Ziesmer; sisters Sherolyn Nelson and LuAnn Feehan; brothers Michael Ziesmer and Doug Ziesmer.
He is survived by his everything, his wife Sandra Daley; sisters Sue (Gordy) Heruth and Sheila Ziesmer; sister-in-law Judy Ziesmer; brothers-in-law Kerry Feehan, Tommy (Leslie) Daley and Jimmy Daley; sons Michael (Sheila) Ziesmer, Josh (Nancy) Ziesmer; daughters Donna Rangel and Amy Reinholdson; 11 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews and dear friends.
A celebration of Zeke’s life will be held on Sunday, Oct. 6 at noon at McCay Hall, located at 2820 Highway 140, Catheys Valley, Calif.
Another celebration will be held in Minnesota in October; details are pending.