Alvin "Zeke" Zieschang Jr.
ALVIN ZIESCHANG, JR.
Victoria – Alvin “Zeke” Zieschang, Jr. departed this earthly life to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on April 1, 2018 at the age of 85. He was born November 23, 1932 in Bishop, Texas to the late Alvin and Alma (Benovsky) Zieschang, Sr.
He proudly served his country from 1951-1955 in the U.S. Navy Seabees. He retired from Union Carbide after 37 years working as a pipe fitter. April 6, 1956 he married Lorene Wilde and from this marriage came three sons and one daughter.
He is survived by his wife of almost 62 years, Lorene; sons Michael (Cindy) Zieschang, Stanley (Pam) Zieschang and Kenneth (Susie) Zieschang; brother Roy (Carol) Zieschang; six grandchildren Brooke (Joey) Briones, Zachary (Mary) Zieschang, Reece Zieschang, Dillon Zieschang, Kelsey Zieschang and Sarah Zieschang; two great grandchildren Oliver Zieschang and Opal Zieschang.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his brother Carl Zieschang and daughter Vicky Kay Zieschang.
Visitation will be held Saturday, April 7, 2018 from 9:00 – 10:00 am at Grace Lutheran Church with funeral service to follow at 10:00 am with Pastor Richard Mayerhoff officiating. Interment to follow at Memory Gardens Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to Grace Lutheran Church or Hospice of South Texas, 605 E. Locust Street, Victoria, TX 77901.
Condolences and memories can be shared at www.gracefuneralhome.net. Services are under the direction and personal care of Grace Funeral Home.