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Nadean May Zorger, 84, of Huntington and formerly of South Whitley, passed away at 3:25 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 9, 2012, at Parkview Hospital, Fort Wayne.
She was born Aug. 24, 1927, in Jefferson Township, the daughter of Russell F. and Beulah A. (Shroyer) Taylor.
She spent her childhood in Jefferson Township, graduating from Jefferson Center High School with the class of 1945.
She married Marvin Leo â€śTimâ€ť Zorger on Oct. 5, 1947, at Jefferson Chapel United Methodist Church.
She lived at her South Whitley home from 1966 until 2009 when she moved into Huntington.
She had been employed at Chamberlain Products, South Whitley and most recently as a secretary at Northeastern REMC.
She was a member of Clear Creek Church, Huntington County, where she was the pianist. She also was a member of the Whitley County Homemakerâ€™s Club and The Lunch Bunch.
Survivors include her three sons, Steve L. (Nancy) Zorger, North Manchester, Terry L. (Janice) Zorger, Urbana, and Kim L. (Reida) Zorger, Columbia City; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren; one brother, Robert (Helen ) Taylor, Columbia City.
She was preceded in death by her parents and husband, Marvin Leo â€śTimâ€ť Zorger.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at DeMoney-Grimes Countryside Park Funeral Home, 600 Countryside Drive, Columbia City.
The funeral service will immediately follow visitation at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home with Sharon Brockhaus, Certified Funeral Celebrant, officiating.
Burial will be at South Whitley Cemetery, South Whitley.
Memorial gifts may be given in Mrs. Zorgerâ€™s memory to the American Cancer Society. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
To send a condolence, please log on to www.demoneygrimes.com.