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Philip Zimmerschied, 86

Philip Zimmerschied, 86, of Alexandria and Pharr, Texas, died May 28, 2014 in McAllen, Texas.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, John "Jack;" and his granddaughter, Jessica Bartels.

He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Lois; daughters, Kathleen (Mike Perrault), Bonnie (Lyn) Bartels; sons, Wayne and Dean; grandchildren, Curtis, Jonathan Bartels, Brandon, Liz, Lindsey DeWitt, Spencer; great-granddaughter, Mia DeWitt; brother, Alan (Donna) of Gig Harbor, WA; sister, Nancy (Jeff) Stevenson of LaCrosse, WI; nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held at the United Methodist Church, 2210 East Sixth Avenue, in Alexandria on Wednesday, July 9 at 10 a.m.

Burial will be Saturday, July 12 in the Lutheran Cemetery in East Union.