ONTIAC — David L. Zeller, 61, of Pontiac passed away Saturday morning (Dec. 10, 2011) at the Good Samaritan Nursing Home, Pontiac.
A memorial Mass will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at St. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Chatsworth, with the Rev. B.K. Tran and the Rev. Richard Brunskill officiating. Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday prior to the Mass at the church, where in lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to his family. Cremation rites have been accorded and a private inurnment will be at a later date. Martin Funeral Home, Chatsworth, is in charge of arrangements.
David was born Feb. 14, 1950, in Fairbury, a son of Leo Zeller and Mary Lou Dohman Teel.
He is survived by three daughters, JoAnn (Michael) Riedel and Brandy (Jason) Pekarovich, both of Forrest, and Janna (Damon Lynch) Zeller of Fisher; eight grandsons; his mother, Mary Lou Teel of Chatsworth; five sisters, Diane (Ulf) Olsen of El Paso, Texas, Linda (Bob) Arquette of Streamwood, Beth Ann May and Mary Jo (Mark) See, both of Joliet, and Marcella Ratliff of Florida; three brothers, Larry Zeller of Pontiac, Joe Zeller of Florida and Ricky (Ellie) Zeller of New Jersey; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his son, David E. Zeller, on November 27; a brother, Russell Zeller; and his father.
David was a paint contractor for 3M National for many years.
This obituary may be viewed, and private condolences sent to the family online at www.martin-funeralhomes.com.