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Tuesday, December 14, 2021

Obituary - Jack Carl Zellmer

Jack's wishes were to be cremated. Memorial services for Jack Zellmer of Lee's Summit, Missouri will be 2:15 p.m. Saturday, December 18, 2021 at Schowengerdt Funeral Chapel (660-679-6555) in Butler, Missouri. 

Visitation will be prior to services from 1-2 p.m. Saturday at Schowengerdt Chapel. Masonic services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Schowengerdt Chapel. 

Contributions in lieu of flowers to Butler Library or St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Online condolences, www.schowengerdtchapel.com.

Jack Carl Zellmer, age 82 of Lee’s Summit, Missouri died December 9, 2021 at Medicalodge of Butler. He was born August 17, 1939 to William Holger and Edith Hazel Hogue Zellmer in Foster, Missouri.

Jack is survived by his wife Patsy Zellmer of Lee’s Summit, Missouri; daughter, Pam Scott and husband Rex of Lexington, Nebraska; sons, Rick Zellmer of Hondo, Texas and Mike Zellmer of Genola, Utah; six grandchildren, Ashley Saulsbury and husband Jake of Lexington, Nebraska, Dan Scott of Kansas City, Missouri, Luke Scott of Springfield, Missouri, Nathan Zellmer and wife Ali of Genola, Utah, Rebekah Morales of Elk Ridge, Utah and Jake Zellmer of Wilton, Connecticut; five great-grandchildren, Jack, Charlotte, Adalyn and Henry Saulsbury, Maverick Morales and baby girl due in March; brother, Bill Zellmer and wife Pat of Cape Girardeau, Missouri; two sisters, Barbara Sherman of Springfield, Missouri and Patricia Root of North Tonawanda, New York; brother and sister-in-law, Ronnie and Sandi Beatty; sister-in-law, Chris McMurphy of Pleasant Hill, Missouri; and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. 

Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by brothers-in-law, Howard Sherman and Vernon McMurphy; sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Dorothy and Donald Miller.