Alvin W. Zeller Jr., 78, Bellevue, passed away Sunday, Aug. 18, 2013, at The Bellevue Care Center.
He was born Dec. 18, 1934, in Bellevue, the son of Alvin Sr. and Gertrude (Mattison) Zeller.
Alvin was a member of Immaculate Conception Church, Bellevue, the Eagles Aerie 490, Four County Young at Heart, and the former Club Amer-Ital. He was employed and retired from A. Schulman and was co-founder of Zeller Storage.
He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Eileen; 11 children, Richard Zeller, Robert (Sam) Zeller, Christine (Ron) Brooks, Marilyn (Bart) Ramon, Amy (Chuck) Gittinger, Laurie (Charlie) Paul, Ruth (John Krupp) Natole, Geralyn (Ron Daniel) Goodsite, Alvin (Sharon) Zeller III, Kathleen (Ted) Moore, and Heidi Zeller; 25 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; one great-great grandson; brother, Eugene Zeller of Tiffin; and sister, Carol Schneider of Bucyrus.
He is preceded in death by his parents; a son, Roger Zeller; and grandson, Jacob Zeller.
A wake service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 21, at Foos and Foos Funeral Service, 151 Yorkshire Place, Bellevue, where friends will be received 2-7 p.m. A funeral mass will be 11 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 22, at Immaculate Conception Church, 231 E. Center St., Bellevue. Burial will follow at Bellevue Catholic Cemetery.
Memories and condolences may be shared at foosfuneral.com.