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“I knew Darrell as a neighbor and friend some years ago. We worked at Green Giant during sweetcorn pack. Our heart goes out to you, Kim. You are in...Read More »
1 of 10 | Posted by: John Lent - Owatonna, MN

“Kim & Family- The Blue Earth Knights of Columbus want to express our sympathy to you and your family during this difficult time. We will keep...Read More »
2 of 10 | Posted by: Richard Mauris - Winnebago, MN

“Kim and Family, I was so sorry to hear of your Dad's passing. In one way or another, your family has been apart of my life since i was little....Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: Sue Larson

“Kim and family, sorry to hear about your dad. I have so many good memories of your dad and mom, when we belonged to the neighborhood card party. ...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: Joann & Jerry Hyland - winnebago, MN

“Kim- Sorry to hear about your Dad! The memories will last forever...hold them close. I remember some great times growing up on the old home place...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: Kevin & Sharon Hyland - Austin, MN

“Please know that you and your family are in our prayers. May your family remember all the good times during the holidays. Sympathy to all of you. ”
6 of 10 | Posted by: Gary & Diane Becker - Blue Earth

“Darrell was a good customer and friend of mine for many years. Always upbeat and fair and pleasant to work for. Best to you Kim and your family! ”
7 of 10 | Posted by: Dan Haugh - Delavan, MN

“I have such great memories of the times our families spent together when we were growing up! Many of Kim's birthdays were spent camping in Fairmont...Read More »
8 of 10 | Posted by: Rod and Cathy Virnig - MN

“Kim I know this has to be a really sad time for you. Just know that we are thinking of you and you are in our prayers and thoughts. Jeff and Lee Ann...Read More »
9 of 10 | Posted by: Lee Ann Njoes - Elmore, MN

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you, your friends and family. ”
10 of 10 | Posted by: Stephen Martin - Las Vegas, NV


Darrell Francis Zimmerman, age 80, of Eustis, FL (former resident of Blue Earth, MN), died Wednesday, December 5, 2012 in Florida. Memorial mass will be held on Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 1:30 PM at SS Peter & Paul Catholic Church in Blue Earth, MN. Visitation will be one hour prior to services at the church. Web tributes may be left at www.pattonfh.com. Darrell was born April 28th, 1932, in Canby, MN, the son of Thomas and Rita (Willette) Zimmerman. He has two siblings Vivian and DePaul. He went to a country school as a child, then went to Blue Earth High School. Darrell worked at Elmore Nursery and Green Giant. He married Janet Lorraine Daly on September 27th, 1954, in Fairmont, MN and worked as a trucker and a farmer. Darrell and Janet had two children, Kim Marie Jansen (Zimmerman) and James Darrell Zimmerman. Darrell was preceded in death by wife Janet and son James. He married Lynne DuMouchel in July of 2002 and relocated to Florida to live out his retirement. He enjoyed fishing, farming and playing with his grandchildren and great grandchildren