Name: Aaron M. Zeiset
Birth: 12 DEC 1926 in East Earl, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
Burial: Aged: 83 yrs - 2 mos - 14 das Groffdale Old Order (Frame) Mennonite Cemetery, Leola, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
Death: 26 FEB 2010 in Leola, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
March 1, 2010
Aaron M. Zeiset
Aaron M. Zeiset, 83, of Leola, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, February 26, 2010 at his home.
Born December 12, 1926, he was the son of the late John and Lydia (Martin) Zeiset and the husband of Margaret (Reiff) Zeiset for 59 years. He was a retired farmer and in later years the owner and operator of Community Manufacturing and Repair Shop. He was in care of Hospice since December 2009.
He was a member of Groffdale Mennonite Church, Groffdale Conference.
In addition to his wife, Aaron is survived by 3 sons: Jonas, husband of Esther (Stauffer) Zeiset of Lewisburg; Aaron, husband of Marian (Weaver) Zeiset of Leola; and John Jacob, at home; 2 daughters: Lydia, wife of Isaac Shirk of Leola; and Minnie, wife of Allen Burkholder of New Holland; 15 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. Also surviving are 3 brothers: Paul, husband of Leah (Zimmerman) Zeiset of East Earl; Jonas, husband of Anna (Nolt) Zeiset of Narvon; and Ivan, husband of Naomi (Ringler) Zeiset of East Earl; 10 sisters: Mary, wife of Mahlon Horning of East Earl; Emma, wife of John Horst of East Earl; Alta, wife of the late Martin Sauder, of Shippensburg; Lydia, wife of the late Willis Nolt, of Kutztown; Mabel, wife of Abram Martin of Latham, MO; Laura, wife of Leroy Zimmerman, of Ephrata; Vera, wife of Levi Leid of East Earl; Eva, wife of Isaac Martin of Fortuna, MO; Esther, wife of the late Allen Weaver of East Earl; Lena, wife of Abram Ringler of Narvon; 3 sisters-in-law: Annie (Wenger) wife of the late Phares Zeiset of East Earl, Mabel (Horst) wife of the late John Jacob Zeiset of New Holland and Anna (Martin), wife of the late Eli Zeiset of East Earl and 1 brother-in-law, Noah Martin of New Holland.
He was preceded in death by a son, Amos, 4 brothers: Martin, Phares, John Jacob and Eli, and 3 sisters: Anna Weaver, Edna Zeiset and Martha Martin.
A viewing will be held from 2-4 and 6 -8 PM on Monday, March 1st at the late residence, 217 School Road, Leola. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday March 2nd at 9:00 AM at the late residence with further services at 9:30 AM from the Groffdale Mennonite Church (Groffdale Conference). Interment will be in the adjoining church cemetery.
Please omit flowers. Memorial contributions in Aaron's memory may be made to Hospice of Lancaster County, PO Box 4125, Lancaster, PA 17604.
Father: John M. Zeiset b: 30 DEC 1897 in East Earl Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
Mother: Lydia Martin Martin b: 20 FEB 1901 in East Earl Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
Margaret B. Reiff b: 1930 in Earl Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
- Amos Reiff Zeiset b: 10 JAN 1952 in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania