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Robert “Bob” George Zimmer, son of John and Helen Zimmer passed away Sunday, August 4th from natural causes at his home in Midland. He is survived by his wife of 54 years Donna, children Jill (Christopher) and Jim (Jessica) Zimmer, siblings JoAnn Zimmer, Janice Pavka and Jon Zimmer, as well as many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his older brother William “Bill” Zimmer.


Bob was an avid fan of racing of all types and participated in enduro, street, stock car and snowmobile racing. He also had a great love for classic cars including his best of show winning ’64 Plymouth Sport Fury. 


His career was spent managing auto parts stores, running a video rental business with Donna and consulting as an energy inspector. 


Those wishing to honor Bob’s life may attend his memorial celebration to be held Saturday, October 5th at their home in Midland. 




Condolence Messages

  1. Ed, Joan Howe and family

    09 August 2019 2 years ago

    Dear Donna, and Family, So very sorry to hear of Bob’s passing. He was a long time friend leaving us all with lots of memories. God Bless Love and Hugs to you All, Ed and Joan

  2. Bill & Letha Domina

    06 August 2019 2 years ago

    Dear Donna and family,
    So sorry for your loss. We only had the chance to meet Bob a few times and regret not having the opportunity to know him better when we complete our house build and move into the neighborhood.

    May the God of all comfort be your strength in this time of sadness.

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