Mr. Dennis Dean Zeman, Sr., age 69 of Monteagle, Tenn., passed away Friday, June 10, 2011 in Emerald-Hodgson Hospital in Sewanee, Tenn. He was a retired auto mechanic and was a member of the Monteagle First Baptist Church. He was born in Vining, the son of Joseph and Alice (Bartosh) Zeman.
Survivors include his wife, Anna L. "Susie" Zeman, Monteagle, Tenn.; children, Michael (Wendy) Luzadder, Sewanee, Tenn., Brenda (Harold) Luzadder, Rose Hill, Dennis Zeman Jr. Holland, Mich., Jolene (David) Dawes, Marion, William McJunkin, Chattanooga, Tenn.; sister, Norma Fritsch, Laingsburg, Mich.; nine grandchildren and five great-grandchildren and an aunt, Lillian Dostal, Clutier. He was preceded in death by a son, Randy, parents Joe and Alice Zeman and his brother-in-law, David Fritsch.
A "Celebration of Life" service for Dennis was held Sunday, June 12, 2011 at 2 p.m. at the Monteagle First Baptist Church with Dr. Daryll Smiley officiating. It was Dennis' wish for his body to be cremated and his ashes buried in the Monteagle Cemetery.