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Ryan D. Zimmerman, 25, of Fort Wayne, passed away in Decatur on Wednesday, April 13, 2011.
He was born on March 6, 1986, in Fort Wayne.
He was employed by Primco Inc. of Fort Wayne and was a member of River Christian Church.
He is survived by his father, Dwayne D. (Juva) Zimmerman of Fort Wayne; his mother, Laurel M. (Michael) Miller of Roanoke, Virginia; his fiance, Abby Miller, and her dad, David Miller, of Fort Wayne; a sister, Spencer (Garin) Stephan and their daughter, Esmi; a sister, Haley Miller of Roanoke, Virginia; a brother, Tanner Miller of Roanoke, Virginia; a sister, Elana Zimmerman of Fort Wayne; two grandmothers, Sharon (James) Taylor of Decatur and Sharyl Pratt of Hartford City; a great-grandmother, Maxine Johnson of Hartford City; two grandfathers, Lloyd (Ruth) Zimmerman of Huntington, and Paul "Brad" Light, of Fort Wayne; two stepgrandparents, Hazel and Jack Miller of Jackson, Michigan; and an uncle, Andrew Light of Fort Wayne.
Ryan was an avid hunter and sportsman. He loved his family, fiance, and God with all his heart. Ryan wrapped his heart around everyone he knew.
The funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Monday, April 18, 2011, in Klaehn, Fahl and Melton Funeral Home's Winchester Rd. Chapel, 6424 Winchester Rd. in Fort Wayne.
Visitation is 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Burial will be in Greenlawn Memorial Park, Fort Wayne.
Preferred memorials are to the family.