Jan. 26, 1929 - Nov. 1, 2012
A.J. Jack Ziegler passed away November 1, 2012, at home surrounded by his family.
A US Navy Veteran, he was born in Ravenna, Nebraska, January 26, 1929. He married Jean Cuffin and they have been married for over 60 wonderful years. He is survived by his wife, Jean; sons, Mike, Steve (Michelle); daughters, Shelly, Bobbi (Dave); grandchildren, Jennifer Ziegler, Molly Connor (Ryan), Chris Ziegler, Dean and Jack Foss; and several nieces and nephews.
Jack came to Bend in 1938, and operated Zieglers Shoe Repair on Minnesota Ave., but was best known as the broker of High Desert Realty.
An avid outdoorsman, he was a champion archer and enjoyed hunting, fishing and camping in the Northwest.
He never met a stranger and was known for his generosity, kindness and integrity.
Beloved husband, father, grandpa and friend he will be deeply missed.
Graveside service will be held at Greenwood Cemetery on Thursday, November 8, 2012, at 1:00 p.m., with a reception following at Foundry Church (formerly First Baptist) 60 NW Oregon St., Bend, OR.
In lieu of flowers, please make remembrances to the American Heart Association.
Please visit the online registry at www.niswonger-reynolds.com.