Mary F. Zimbicki, 88, of Gaylord, passed away Friday, January 24, 2020, at home surrounded by family.

She was born June 1, 1931, to Frank and Anna (Lesniak) Jasion in Gaylord, Michigan.

Mary and Anthony “Tony” Zimbicki married July 24, 1948, and have been married for 71 years.

She enjoyed cooking, baking, knitting, crocheting, canning, and gardening.  Mary has made many beautiful quilts for family members along with donating some to the R.S.V.P. and some local schools.  She also made many prayer shawls.  Mary was a long-time member of the Altar Rosary Society and was a very faithful Catholic.  She most of all enjoyed time with her family

Mary was preceded in death by her parents; daughter Mary Ann Goddard; son Chuck; grandsons Jason and Mark Goddard, and sister Bernice Sandomierski.

She is survived by her husband Tony; children Patricia (Phil) Kile of Elkhart, IN, Michael (Kathy) Zimbicki of Gaylord, MI, Karen Mowrer of Elkhart, IN; 8 grandchildren; and twelve great-grandchildren.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Monday, January 27, 2020, at St. Mary Cathedral in Gaylord, at 11:00 a.m. with a visitation beginning at 10:00 a.m.

Visitation will be held Sunday, January 26, 2020, at Nelson Funeral Home from 2:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. with a Rosary being held at the conclusion of visitation.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Mary Cathedral.

Funeral arrangements entrusted to Nelson Funeral Home and Cremation Service, PO Box 1548, Gaylord, MI 49734.