Visitation will be held on Friday, May 10, 2013 from 4-7 P.M. at Bentley Funeral Home, Wilton, IA. Additional visitation will be 1 hour prior to the service at the Church.
Services will be held on Saturday, May 11, 2013, at 10:30 A.M. at the United Methodist Church, Wilton, IA.
Interment will take place at the Oakdale Cemetery, Wilton, IA.
Memorial donations may be made to United Methodist Church, Wilton, IA in her memory.
Irma Zinger, age 88, of Wilton, IA, died on Monday, May 6, 2013 at Bickford Cottage in Muscatine, IA.
Irma was born December 30, 1924 to Henry and Margaretha (Wellendorf-Arp) Behrens in Scott County, IA. She married Anthony W. Zinger on September 14, 1940 in Davenport, IA. He preceded her in death on August 5, 1989.
Irma owned and operated Zinger's Greenhouse in Wilton.
She was a member of the United Methodist Church, Wilton, IA, Plus 50 Club and the Durant Garden Club.
She made beautiful silk and fresh flower arrangements.
She is survived and lovingly remembered by her daughters: Constance McComber of Kingman, AZ, Bess and her husband Larry Ruess of Phoenix, AZ, Laura Cox of Sun City, AZ, her sons: Anthony and his wife Nancy Zinger of Fishers, IN, Andrew and his wife Connie Zinger of Muscatine, IA and Tim and his wife Terri Zinger of Letts, IA, 12 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren, 2 great great-granchildren and her brothers: Lester Behrens of Bettendorf, IA, Rollo and his wife Viola Behrens of Davenport, IA and Wendlyn Behrens of Milan, IL.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, her son Edward and daughter Denise, her sisters: Elfreda, Leona and Anolla and her brothers: Walter, Norman and Donald.