Calvin Gene Zimmerman passed away at his home in Ten Mile, Tenn. on Sunday Oct. 20, 2013,, at the age of 77.
Calvin is predeceased by his father, Rev Paul Zimmerman and his mother, Ruth Zimmerman of Spring City.
Calvin is survived by his loving wife of 39 years, Marilyn Bennett Zimmerman; daughters, Rhonda Van Rhee of Hudsonville, Mich., Reneta Mais of St. Joseph, Mich. and Relinda (Greg) Barkel of Wyoming, Mich.; son Calvin (Laurie) Zimmerman, Jr. of Hudsonville, Mich.; 12 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; two stepchildren; brothers, Rev. Dwight Zimmerman and Titus “Ed” Zimmerman, sisters, Joy Germaine Owsley and Ruth Ann Zimmerman and 12 nieces and nephews.
Calvin was born in Grand Rapids, Mich. on July 31, 1936. He graduated from Spring City High School in 1955 and went on to work at GM. Later, he opened Northland Pizza in Big Rapids, Mich., and also ran many other businesses over the years with his brother, Ed.
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Serenity Funeral Home and Cremation Center LLC of Cleveland, Tenn. is in charge of arrangements.