James "Jim" Zehnder, 84 of Wesley Chapel, passed away November 25, 2019. He is survived by his wife of over 62 years, Margaret; his son and daughter-in-law, Dan and Cindie Zehnder; daughters, Mary and her husband, Faron Cajthaml and Barbara Zehnder. Also surviving are his grandchildren, Joshua, Erin, Caleb, Claire, Hope, Grace, Brooke and Sam; great-grandchild, Naomi. Jim was an ordained Lutheran minister for over 20 years, was also the CEO of the family business, a member of St. Mark the Evangelist Catholic Church, was an active member of the Rotary and enjoyed feeding birds, working in his backyard, wood-working and exercise. He is predeceased by his parents and his younger brother, John and grandchildren, Brianna, Jonathan and Lily. The family will receive friends on Friday, November 29th from 9 o'clock am until 9:50 am at St. Mark the Evangelist Catholic Church with a Funeral Mass being offered at 10 o'clock am. Burial will take place at Sunset Memorial Park in North Olmsted, Ohio.
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