NEW SPRINGFIELD, Ohio – Leroy F. Zouck, 95, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2011, at Salem (Ohio) City Hospital.
Mr. Zouck, the son of Franklin Leroy and Elsie B. (Korth) Zouck, was born on Oct. 23, 1915, in Youngstown, Ohio.
Leroy graduated from The Rayen School in Youngstown in 1934 and had resided in New Springfield since 1939.
He retired in 1976 as a power house operator and a steelworker at L.T.V., the former Briar Hill Sheet and Tube. Leroy was a World War II veteran and served on the Trinidad and Curacao Islands.
He was a member of the the Victory Christian Center, Columbiana, Ohio Campus.
He enjoyed gardening, woodworking, fishing and served as a Sunday school teacher for many years.
Leroy is survived by his wife, Virginia M. (Best) Zouck, whom he married on March 25, 1944.
Survivors include, one daughter, Sharon (Rodney) Quinn of Danbury, Conn.; two sons, Curtis Zouck of New Springfield and Frederick (Donna) Zouck of Beavercreek, Ohio.
He is also survived by five grandchildren, Shannon Quinn, Colleen Ryan, Emily, Eric and Alison Zouck.
Leroy is the last of a family of four, a sister, Elsie Flask and two brothers, Charles and Edward Zouck preceded him in death.
Services will be held Monday, Jan. 10, 2011, at the Victory Christian Church, Columbiana Campus at 11 a.m. with Pastor Randy Morocco officiating.
Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 9, 2011, at the Seederly-Mong & Beck Funeral Home of North Lima,, Ohio and one hour prior to the service Monday at the church.
Burial will be at New Springfield Cemetery, where a military honors service will be conducted.
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