Richard J. Zimmer 1958-2021

SALEM — Richard J. Zimmer, 63, of Salem, passed away Saturday, July 31, 2021, at his residence.

He was born April 13, 1958, in Warren, the son of James A. and Dorothy A. Kraynak Zimmer.

Richard worked 40 years in construction as a sheet metal worker, working out of Sheet Metal Workers Local 33. He was an avid camper and outdoorsman. He enjoyed anything that had wheels and a motor cars — dirt bikes, four wheelers and motorcycles.

A generous good-natured man, Richard was always there with a helping hand for someone. He will be deeply missed by his family and friends.

Richard is survived by his father, James A. Zimmer Sr.; three brothers, Thomas (Diane) Zimmer of Cortland, Michael Zimmer of Columbus, and Stephen (Andrea) Zimmer of Warren; and a sister, Barbara (Aldo) Scarnecchia of Niles.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Dorothy Zimmer; a brother, James A. Zimmer Jr.; and his nephew, Jonathan.

Funeral services will be 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 3, 2021, at the Holloway-Williams Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 611 Robbins Ave., Niles.

Family and friends may call from 5:30 p.m. until the time of service.

Visit www.hollowaywilliamsfuneralhome.com to view this obituary and send condolences to Richard’s family.

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