Jean Zinser

Born in Keokuk, IA
Born on Dec 2, 1935
Departed on Mar 6, 2019

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Jean Marie Zinser, 83, of Amana died Wednesday March 6, 2019 in Cape Canaveral Hospital, Florida.  Services: 10:30 A.M. Tuesday at Cedar Memorial Chapel of Memories by the Rev. Rich Green.  Burial: Cedar Memorial Park Cemetery. A visitation will be held on Monday from 4-7 p.m. at Cedar Memorial Chapel Stateroom and after 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at Chapel of Memories.

Survivors include her husband for 62 years , George Zinser, and sons,  David (Christine) Zinser of Amana, Iowa, Andrew (Melissa) Zinser of Cedar Rapids, Iowa and Michael (Patty) Zinser of Palo, Iowa, and grandchildren; Danielle (Kyle) Fisher of Solon, Iowa, Levi (Ashley) Zinser of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Brandon (Jennifer) Zinser of Swisher, Iowa,  Sarah (Logan) Zinser of Stockton, Illinois, and Jessica Zinser of Palo, Iowa and 7 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents.  

Jean was born December 2, 1935, in Keokuk, Iowa, the daughter of William and Marie (Lennon) Kampe. She married George Zinser on April 27, 1957 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Jean was a graduate of the first class of St. Luke’s Hospital of Practical Nursing. Jean was a member of El Kahir Women’s Auxiliary, Past Queen-Daughters of the Nile, Past President-Social Order of Beauceant, and First Lady of the El Kahir Shrine 1996.  Jean also loved sewing and knitting. She made numerous hats and mittens for the Shriner’s Hospital in Minneapolis.  Jean also enjoyed hummingbirds and baking many treats. Her time spent with her family and grandchildren was always treasured. She will be greatly missed by her family and friends. 

Memorials may be made to El Kahir Women’s Auxiliary in memory of Jean.