Janet Zimmer Obituary – A Life Dedicated To Service

The passing of Janet Maxine Zimmer on November 22, 2023, in Portland, Oregon, has left an indelible mark on the hearts of her loved ones. At the age of 89, she bid farewell to this world, leaving a legacy of love and cherished memories.

A Life Rich in Family

Born to John Cierzan and Gertrude Cierzan, Janet was predeceased by her husband, Jim Zimmer. She is survived by her devoted children, Larry Zimmer (Judy), Julie Howe (Walt), Nancy Zimmer (Dory), and Kathy Detchon (Scott). Janet’s life was rich with the joys of family, and her legacy lives on through her children.

Celebrating Janet’s Life

A funeral mass to honor and celebrate Janet’s life will take place on Saturday, December 9th, 2023, at 10:00 AM at the Holy Redeemer Catholic Church, located at 25 N Rosa Parks Way, Portland, OR 97217. This gathering will be an opportunity for family and friends to come together, share stories, and find solace in each other’s company during this challenging time.

Remembrance and Contribution

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests remembrances be made to the Our Lady of Guadalupe Statue Fund, c/o Holy Redeemer Catholic Church. This gesture will not only honor Janet’s memory but contribute to a cause dear to her heart.

As we remember Janet Maxine Zimmer, may the love she shared and the memories she created bring comfort to all who mourn her passing. May she rest in eternal peace.