MIFFLIN - Sonja A. Zimmerman, 70, of McCoysville Road, Mifflin, died at 12:45 p.m. on Palm Sunday, March 24, 2013, at Lewistown Hospital.
Born Nov. 13, 1942, in Lewistown, she was the daughter of the late Eugene Ray and Audrey Margaret (Kibe) Henry. Her husband, Emory W. Zimmerman, whom she married on June 17, 1961, survives.
Also surviving are: two daughters, Connie L. Zitsch, of Enola, and Cathy A. Craig and husband, Christopher, of Halifax; one sister, Brenda J. Arminio and husband, John, of Reston, Va.; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Sonja A. Zimmerman
She was preceded in death by two brothers, Ronald Henry and Dennis Henry.
Sonja was a 1961 graduate of Lewistown High School. She was a waitress at the former Royal Dairy, Lewistown, and was later employed by Konhaus Farms, Mechanicsburg, before becoming a full-time mother.
She served as a Girl Scout leader in Shermansdale and attended McCoysville Presbyterian Church, McCoysville.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, March 28, 2013, at Rex Funeral Home, Port Royal, with the Rev. Graham C. Fowler officiating. Interment will be in McCoysville Cemetery.
A viewing will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday, at the funeral home.
Memorial donations may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 3544 N. Progress Ave., Suite 101, Harrisburg, PA 17110.