Lyle Paul Zinniel, age 69, of Bass Lake, Winnebago, MN, passed away suddenly on Monday, July 3, 2017 at the Blue Earth Hospital. Funeral Services will be held at 10:30AM on Saturday, July 8, 2017 at Patton Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Blue Earth, MN, with Rev. Dawn Carder presiding. Visitation will take place one hour prior to the service. Interment will be in Morgan, MN at a later date. Online condolences may be left at www.pattonfh.com.
Lyle is survived by his wife, Kathy; sister, Mary (Jerry) Zimmeth; brother, Leon; brother-in-law, Douglas Lempkie, Richard Nelson; sister-in-law, Janet (Bill) Starke; step-mother-in-law, Trudy Nelson; step-children, Jeffrey (Kim) Soost, Scott (Stephanie) Soost; step-grandchildren, April, Toby, Reece, and Kendal; nieces, Ann True, Jenny Drees, Beth Lempkie; nephews, Tom Zimmeth and Bryan Lempkie; special aunt, Leona Fangmann; many cousins; friends; and his faithful companion, Barney.
Lyle is preceded in death by his parents; sister, Colleen Lempkie; brother-in-law, William Nelson; sister-in-law; Shirley Zinniel; and step-grandson, Amos Soost.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to the Bass Lake Community Church.
Published on  July 5, 2017