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Carl Adolph Ziesman

June 30, 1931 ~ February 19, 2018 (age 86)

Carl Adolph Ziesman, 86, passed away February 19, 2018, at his home.

Carl was born June 30, 1931, in Sanborn Township to the late Adolf and Alvina (Kautz) Ziesman. He served in the United States Air Force. On May 5, 1956, he married Francis Seymour at Trinity Lutheran Church. Carl worked at Abitibi for 34 years, retiring in 1992. He was an active member at Hope Lutheran Church and a life member of Spruce V.F.W. 6754. Carl enjoyed hunting, playing bingo, and the casino.

Surviving are his wife, Francis; sons, Dennis Ziesman, Darin Ziesman; daughter, DeLynn (Jerry) Sanchez; 8 grandchildren; 8 great grandchildren; sisters, Emma Liske, Bertha Ortlieb; sisters-in-law, Caroline Ziesman, Marva Ziesman, Elaine Idalski, and Evelyn Koenig.

Mr. Ziesman was preceded in death by four brothers, Herman, Richard, Rudolph, Wilbert; and sister, Adeline Kowalski.

Visitation will take place at Hope Lutheran Church on Friday from 2-7 p.m. and continues Saturday from 11 a.m. until the funeral service at 12 p.m. with Rev. Randy Conley officiating. Arrangements have been handled by the Bannan Funeral Home.

Interment:  Hope Cemetery

Memorials:  Build Hope or McLaren Hospice

Donations may be made to:

Hope Lutheran Church
5462 W. Nicholson Hill Road, Hubbard Lake MI 49747
Tel: 1-989-727-3206

McLaren Hospice
2078 West M-32, Alpena MI 49707
Tel: 1-989-358-1156