Dec 02, 2019 7:32 PM

John Henry Zerck (1950 - 2019

Posted Dec 02, 2019 7:32 PM

John Henry Zerck, 69, of Alliance passed away November 28, 2019 at Davis Hospice Center in Cheyenne, WY.


He was born June 18, 1950 in Osage, IA to Carl and Madeline Zerck. He married Roberta “Bobbi” Palmer on April 20, 1985 in Alliance, NE. He was an environmental Systems Director for Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society. He was a member of the Boy Scouts of America, and was a camp ranger at Laramie Peak Scout Camp.


He is survived by his wife, Bobbi Zerck of Alliance; son and daughter-in-law, Karl and Elizabeth Zerck of Pine Bluffs, WY; grandchildren, Kooper and Ember; siblings, Carol Zerck of Kansas City, MO and Joe Zerck of Liberty, MO and his brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Ronald and Maryann Palmer of Glendive, MT.


He was preceded in death by his parents and his sister Rosemary Marshall.


Memorial services will be Friday, December 6 at 10:30 a.m. at the Bates-Gould Chapel with Reverend Martin T. Schnare officiating. The family would like John's scouting family wear their scout uniforms to the service. Inurnment will be in the Alliance Cemetery.


Those who wish may contribute to Alliance Volunteer Fire Department or Camp Laramie Peak Boy Scout Camp. Sympathy cards may be addressed to P.O. Box 123, Pine Bluffs, WY 82082.


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