Clara O. Zogleman, 93, passed away on Aug. 12, 2017
Clara O. Zogleman, 93, passed away on Aug. 12, 2017, at Homestead of El Dorado.
Visitation with family present will be from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday; funeral service at 9:30, followed by Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m., both on Thursday, at St. John’s Catholic Church, led by Father Brian Bebak. Burial will be in the Leon Cemetery.
Clara was born on Oct. 29, 1923, in Washtenaw County, Mich., the daughter of Walter and Olga P. (Lutz) Trinkle. She was united in marriage to Wilbert B. Zogleman on June 15, 1945 in New York State and the couple enjoyed 44 years of marriage. Clara worked for Century Plastics in El Dorado before she went to work in the Leon Schools as “the baker”. Her homemade cinnamon rolls were amazing. She worked for Leon Schools for 40 years. She was a faithful parishioner of St. John’s Catholic Church and enjoyed activities at the Leon Senior Center. Clara was a quilter, she enjoyed going gambling, camping, pampering her dogs, socializing with friends, playing cards and boating but her greatest joy was her family.
She was the loving mother to: Mike (Kathy) Zogleman of College Springs, Iowa, Diane Zogleman of Leon, Deb (Craig) Elliott of Sedgwick, Willie (Debra) Zogleman of Leon, Denise Karst of Towanda, Bernie Zogleman of Murfreesboro, Tenn., Tom ( Mary) Zogleman of Lehigh, and Bill (Vonnie) Rosenstein of Tyler, Texas; wonderful grandmother to Allen, Michael, Bob, Lindsay, Kaitlyn, Michelle, Heath, Hannah, Nathan, Deric, Marshall, Lucas, Kristen, Brandon, Jason, Caleb, Zachary, Nathaniel, Rachael, Jordan and Kyle; special great grandmother to 31 and loving aunt to several nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her parents, a brother, a sister, a grandson Willis and a great granddaughter Jillian.
Memorial contributions in her name may be directed to the Leon Senior Center. Please sign her online guestbook and leave a memory of Clara at www.carlsonkirbymorris.com.