MENDOTA - JamesF.Zinke,79,ofMendota passedawaySept.3,2019atthe MendotaLutheran Home.
Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 12 at Our Lady of PerpetualHelpCatholicChurchinSublette with Rev.RandyFronekofficiating.Burialwillbeat St. Mary’s Cemetery inSublette.Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 11 at the Merritt Funeral Home in Mendota with a Rosary service at 4:30 p.m.
James was born March 11, 1940 in Mendota to Alton and Dorothy (Dinges) Zinke.
Survivors include three brothers, Richard (Mary) Zinke of Mendota, Gary (Janet) Zinke of Mendota and David (Mary Jo) Zinke of Sublette; and several nieces and nephews.
James was a farmer for many years. He showed Angus Cattle and was a member of 4-H. He was an avid Cubs,RedSoxandChicagoBearsfan andlovedanythingJohnDeere.Hewasamemberof Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church inSublette.
Memorials may be directed to Mendota Area Senior Services, Mendota Lutheran Home or Mass Intentions.