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Tom and Polly Ziegler established Ziegler Funeral Home on January 1, 1958, at its current location. Tom Ziegler was from Southern Meigs County, Tennessee. Polly Ziegler is from Winchester, Tennessee. They met while Tom was attending John A....
Ziegler Funeral home is pleased to offer families and their loved ones a wide range of services. Whether you desire a traditional service, a special memorial service, an intimate family graveside service or a combination of them, the Ziegler...
Since 1958, Ziegler Funeral Home has been providing Athens, TN and surrounding areas with quality funeral services. We pride ourselves in our heritage and the traditions surrounding the families that we serve. Our goal is to understand your...
Jerry Ross Teague
Passed away Wednesday morning, October 26, 2016
At his home.Read More
Nora Juanita Seargeant Monroe Howard
Passed away Tuesday morning, October 25, 2016
At her home.Read More
Brian Keith Hysell
Passed away Monday, October 24, 2016
At Starr Regional Medical Center in AthensRead More
Cornelia Lynn Widener Price
Passed away Sunday, October 23, 2016
At her son’s home.Read More
Laurencia A. Demers Dionne, Age 94, of Englewood, passed away Friday, October 21, 2016 at her home.
A native of Lawrence, MA and a resident of Englewood since 2015, she was the youngest daughter of the late Alphonse and Claudia Fielteau Demers. .
She was preceded in death by her husband of 62 years, Lucien Dionne Sr. on November 11, 2007. Also preceded in death by a son, Charles Dionne and his wife, Marie, three sisters, Amanda Demers Bubois, Alphonsine Demers Groleau, Isabella “Della” Demers, Five brothers, Henry Demers, Albert Demers, Arthur Demers, Amil Demers and Alfred Demers Sr.
Laurencia was retired from ITT Semiconductors of Lawrence, MA. She loved traveling and vacationing at various places on the East coast and in Canada. For 15 years, she had served as a Hospital Volunteer in Port Charlotte, FL and had volunteered as a clerk for the Port Charlotte, FL Sheriff’s office.
She was devoted to her faith and served the church in many areas.
Her love and pride in her family of 5 generations knew no bounds. Her parting advice to her family spoken a few days before her death was “Love everyone and get along with Everyone”
Survivors include her daughter,
Paulette Croteau of Englewood
Son and daughter-in-law
Lucien Jr. and Helen Dionne of Riceville
Arthur Croteau Jr. and spouse, Karen of Woodbridge, MD
Paul Croteau and spouse, Fran of Port Charlotte, FL
Robert Croteau and spouse, Heidi of Hendersonville, TN
Eugene “Gene” Croteau and spouse Charity of Port Charlotte, FL
Genevieve Benitez and spouse, Gonzalo of Troy, NC
James Dionne and spouse, Jennifer of Charlotte, NC
Jason Dionne and spouse, Kerrie of Troy, NC
Anna Lyn Khouarerosa of Decatur, AL
Melissa Williams and spouse, Daniel of Jackson, TN
Summer Grey and spouse, Jeff of Tazewell, TN
23 great-grandchildren and 2 great-great grandchildren
One sister-in-law, Lucille Beaudoin of Nashua, NH
Multiple nieces and nephews
A funeral Mass will be held 11:00 am Monday at St. Mary’s Catholic Church with Rev. Randy Stice and Rev. William Oruko.
The family will receive friends 5:00 pm until 7:00 pm Sunday at Ziegler Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to the St. Mary’s Catholic Church Building Fund 1219 East Madison Ave. Athens, TN 37303.
If you are unable to attend the visitation or funeral mass, please sign the online registry at: www.zieglerfuneralhome.com
Ziegler Funeral Home has been entrusted with the care of Laurencia A. Demers Dionne.Read More