Archive for Saturday, November 21, 1998


November 21, 1998


— Services for Louis P. Zimmerli will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Alden-Harrington Funeral Home Chapel in Bonner Springs. Burial will be at Mt. Sidney Cemetery in Linwood.

Zimmerli died Friday, Nov. 20, 1998, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital. He was 94.

Zimmerli was born Nov. 4, 1904, in Linwood. He was a section hand for the Union Pacific Railroad and retired in 1966. He was a member of the Brotherhood of Maintenance of Way Employees, AFL-CIO and CLC.

He was a member of Linwood United Methodist Church.

Zimmerli's wife, Dorothy A. Zimmerli, died in 1996.

Survivors include two sons, Ray and Karl, both of Linwood; two sisters, Clara Holmes of Linwood and Ide Mae Thomsen of Los Angeles; a brother, John David of DeSoto; two grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

The family will greet friends from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Monday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions are suggested to Linwood United Methodist Church.

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