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John Zile

John Zile

Tuesday January 25, 1938 Monday March 18, 2019

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Obituary for John William Zile

John William “Johnny” Zile, 81 years of Auburn, GA, passed away on Monday March 18, 2019.

Johnny was born in Springfield, Ohio on January 25, 1938, the son of the late Clarence W. and Lulu (Clary) Zile. Besides his parents, he was also preceded by three sisters, Doris McElwee, Genevieve Elliott and Irene Humphrey and one brother, Clarence “Sonny” Zile.

Johnny was a welder and pipe fitter by trade and studied theology at the NGBA Nazarene College.

Johnny is survived by his wife, Flora Marie (Music) Zile, son, John Wayne (Linna) Zile of Auburn, GA, two daughters, Cathy Zile and Kim (Duane) Schrupp of Hillsboro, 9 grandchildren and several great grandchildren, sister, Mary Lou Hanson of West Union and sister-in-law, Kathleen Zile of Sinking Spring.

Funeral Services will be 3:00 PM Friday, March 22, 2019 at the Wylie-Thompson Funeral Home in Sinking Spring with Rev. Tom Zile officiating. Burial will follow at the Locust Grove Cemetery.

Visitation will be 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM Friday, March 22, 2019 at the Wylie-Thompson Funeral Home in Sinking.

To sign our online guestbook, please visit us at www.thompsonfuneralhomes.com

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  • Visitation

    Friday March 22, 2019 | 1:00pm - 3:00pm
    Wylie-Thompson Funeral Home
    126 South Main St.
    Sinking Spring, OH
    Friday March 22, 2019
    1:00pm - 3:00pm
  • Funeral Service

    Friday March 22, 2019 | 3:00pm
    Wylie-Thompson Funeral Home
    126 South Main St.
    Sinking Spring, OH
    Friday March 22, 2019
    3:00pm
  • Interment

    Friday March 22, 2019 |
    Locust Grove
    Address Not Available
    Peebles, OH
    Friday March 22, 2019

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Pam & Trinket

We Love you Uncle John! You have made a loving and lasting impression on all of my family. We all talk of the wonderful memories of you in Texas.
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Please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your loss... Our thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time.
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Gary & Nancy Deppa

John was a strong, gentle man. He will be missed. Thoughts, prayers & love to Marie & their family.
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