Tricounty News

Gloria Zoller, 75

Gloria Zoller of Kimball died Friday, Oct. 5, 2012, at the University of Minnesota Medical Center in Minneapolis with her family at her side. She was 75.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 9, at St. Anne's Catholic Church in Kimball with Fr. Jerry Mischke celebrating. Burial will follow at St. Anne's Catholic Cemetery. Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. Monday at Dingmann Funeral Care Chapel in Kimball, and one hour prior to the service Tuesday at the church. Parish prayers will be held at 4:30 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.

Gloria Anne Zoller was born Jan. 2, 1937, in Minneapolis to Donald and Helen (Danneker) Brooks. She graduated from South High School in Minneapolis with the class of 1954. She married Jack Lee Zoller July 14, 1956, in Mason City, Iowa. Gloria worked as a daycare provider and preschool teacher. She was a member of St. Anne's Catholic Church, Kimball American Legion Auxiliary, and the Kimball Area Historical Society.

Gloria was preceded in death by her parents; husband Jack; and sons Vale Zoller and Victor Allen Zoller I.

She is survived by her children Vincent Zoller (and fiancee Paula Noggle) of Kimball, Victor Zoller of South Haven, Vance (and Terry) Zoller of Park Rapids, Vern (and Kristi) Zoller of Kimball, Vaughn Zoller of Isle, Valerie (and Bill) Raiche) of Palmer, Alaska, Vikki (and Mike) Nielsen of Clear Lake, and Van "Dude" (and Kara) Zoller of Becker; 25 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren; brother Richard Brooks of Eagan, and sister Darlene Brooks of Maple Grove.

Gloria's sons will serve as pallbearers for the service. Tom Schreiner and Frosty Schiefelbein will provide music for the service.