Grace Emma Zimmerman

August 28, 1913 ‒ August 09, 2007

Delaware, Ohio

Grace Emma (Gruber) Zimmerman, 93, of Delaware died Thursday afternoon in the emergency room at Grady Memorial Hospital. She was born August 28, 1913 in Delaware County, Ohio to George A. Gruber and Emma (Long) Gruber. She was a graduate of Ashley High School, a longtime member of St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, Delaware and had lived most of her life in Delaware. She enjoyed gardening and working with flowers and was always there to help anyone especially her family. She is survived by a sister, Ina E. Russell of Delaware; caregivers, Sandra (Fred) Terry of Delaware; sister-in-laws, Mary E. and Ellen Gruber of Delaware; several nieces and nephews and their families. She was preceded in death by 5 brothers Wilbert, Ralph, Kenneth, Cecil, and Gerald and a sister Ruth. Funeral services will be held on Saturday August 11th at 10:00 am at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, 28 E. William St., Delaware with Revs. Bruce Quatman and Alvin Stein officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the services at the church. Burial will follow in Marion Cemetery. Contributions may be made to the church. Rodman Neeper Funeral Home, Delaware is in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting