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In Memory of

Henry Philip Ziegler,

August 22, 1931 - May 11, 2017

Obituary


Henry Philip Ziegler, Sr., age 85 of Kiln, Mississippi passed away on May 11, 2017. He was a native of New Orleans, Louisiana. After high school he started his military service in the Army National Guard and then began active service in the United States Army. While he was in the service, he met the love of his life of 62 years, Theresa W. Ziegler. He is preceded in death by his parents, Clarence Leroy Ziegler, Sr., and Carrie Burkhardt Ziegler; siblings, Clarence L. Ziegler, Jr., Edith Ziegler Maillian (Charles), Martha Ziegler Mortillaro (Victor), Merlin...

Henry Philip Ziegler, Sr., age 85 of Kiln, Mississippi passed away on May 11, 2017. He was a native of New Orleans, Louisiana. After high school he started his military service in the Army National Guard and then began active service in the United States Army. While he was in the service, he met the love of his life of 62 years, Theresa W. Ziegler. He is preceded in death by his parents, Clarence Leroy Ziegler, Sr., and Carrie Burkhardt Ziegler; siblings, Clarence L. Ziegler, Jr., Edith Ziegler Maillian (Charles), Martha Ziegler Mortillaro (Victor), Merlin C. Ziegler (Marie), Mary (Mae) Ziegler Gast (Edwin). He is survived by his wife, Theresa W. Ziegler; and their five wonderful children; Henry P. Ziegler, Jr. (Angela), Richard K. Ziegler, Sr., Janine Ziegler Raymond (David), Randy C. Ziegler, Sr., Robin Ziegler Bourgeois; along with 14 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren. Henry lived to love and serve his family. He will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved him. A funeral mass will be held at 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at St. Edward The Confessor Catholic Church, 4921 W. Metairie Avenue, Metairie, Louisiana 70001 with Fr. Kurt Young officiating. Visitation with the family will begin at 9:00 a.m.. The family asks that in lieu of flowers that masses be offered in his memory. Interment will follow immediately at Southeast Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, 34888 Grantham College Dr., Slidell, Louisiana 70460. Messages of condolence may be left to the family at www.leitzeaganfuneralhome.com.