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John Leon Zimmerman

August 15, 1974 — September 8, 2015

John Leon Zimmerman, 41, Astoria, died Tue., Sept. 8, 2015 in Longview. A Celebration Of Life Service will be held Fri. Sept. 18, 2015 at 4pm at the Hughes Ransom Mortuary, 576 12th St. in Astoria. Family and Friends are invited to attend a reception immediately following the services at the Wet Dog Caf and Brewery 144 11th street Astoria, Oregon. Private Cremation Rites have been held. John Leon Zimmerman was born August 15, 1974 in Astoria to Rita and Geryn Zimmerman Fahrney. He was raised and educated here. Following his education John went to work as a commercial fisherman. He loved being on the ocean. On July 15, John married the love of his life, Heather at Cannon Beach. Among his personal interests John enjoyed being in the great outdoors. He loved riding dirt bikes and spending time with his family. John was free-spirited and loving. He made friends easily and was a joy to his family. Survivors include his wife Heather, two daughters, Aaliyah and Iris, his parents, Rita and Geryn Zimmerman Fahrney, sister, Sarah Robertson and husband Jason, grandparents, Herald and Andrea Zimmerman, uncles, Rick, Ron and Rockie Zimmerman and wife Jessica, Aunt, Ruth McEntyre, husband Joe. There were many special people in his life including Randy and Scott Hollaway, Dale Chamberlain and Dave and Marie Simmons, KC Hampton. The family suggests that remembrances may be donations made at service and at the reception to assist with the expenses of the services.

Funeral Home:
Hughes-Ransom Mortuary Astoria
576 12th St
Astoria, OR 97103
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Service Schedule

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Celebration of Life

Friday, September 18, 2015

Starts at 4:00 pm (Pacific time)

Hughes Ransom Mortuary & Crematory -Astoria

576 12th Street, Astoria, OR 97103

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Reception

Friday, September 18, 2015

Starts at 5:00 pm (Pacific time)

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