Thomas W. “Tom” Zieg

October 13, 1943 ‒ March 25, 2016

Prospect, Ohio

Thomas W. “Tom” Zieg, age 72 of Prospect, passed away at his residence Friday afternoon March 25, 2016.

He was born on October 13, 1943 in Marion to the late Robert and Cartha (Dutton) Zieg. He was a lifelong farmer retiring in 1993

Tom was very proud of his family and strived to be the best at farming and in all endeavors of his life. He enjoyed riding his Harley, cooking and getting together with his friends.

He is survived by his son: Shaun (Lisa) Zieg of Ashley; grandchild: Aaron Zieg; sister: Marilyn (Marty) Winters of Columbus; special friend: Mary Jamison of Marion; 2 nieces.

Preceded in death by brother: John R. Zieg.

Private services for the family will be held at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to the Snyder-Rodman Funeral Center, Delaware.

Condolences may be expressed at

  • Shaun, Lisa and Aaron,
    So sorry to hear of the passing of your dad and grandpa. Cherish all the great memories you have. Thinking of all of you at this very difficult time.

  • So sorry for your loss,Shaun. I can remember all the fun times with Tom as I’m sure you can too. He was a good man. I know it will be tough for awhile, but just remember he loved you! Prayers for all of you.

  • We are deeply saddened by the news of the loss of your father, grandfather, brother, and friend. Tom will be remembered for his quiet generosity toward so many and his warm hospitality for his friends. We were privileged to ride many miles with him and to call him a friend. You have our deepest condolences.

  • Shaun and family . . .. so sorry to read of the loss of your Dad. Thinking of you. We still remember our boat trip in Kentucky many years ago. Our sincere condolences.

  • Sorry about Tom’s passing, will remember our days in 4-h and him riding his motorscooter.

  • Sorry to hear of Tom’s death. Will remember being with him in 4-h and the motor scooter he road to the meetings.