Archive - Sep 8, 2013
Mark E. Zimmermann, 61, of 196 Parade St., St. Marys, died Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013, at his residence after a lengthy illness.
He was born June 30, 1952, in Buffalo, N.Y., son of the late Edward and Catherine Biondo Zimmermann.
He was a graduate of Lafayette High School in Buffalo, N.Y., Class of 1971, and had resided in St. Marys since 1972. He was retired owner of the former Zimmermann's Exxon in St. Marys and had worked for Servicemaster at the St. Marys Area School District.
On June 23, 1972, in the Sacred Hearth Church, he married Frances M. Scutella, and she survives.
Plans are being finalized for the upcoming Bavarian Fall Fest, taking place Sept. 20-22 in downtown St. Marys.
Area residents participated Saturday evening in a prayer service at 6 p.m. at the Diamond in St. Marys to reflect on the tragic events of the past week.
The Ridgway Armory along North Broad Street and the former Pennsylvania Army National Guard weekend training site at 5509 Grant Road were recently posted for sale after officials from the Department of Military and Veterans Affairs [DMVA] discussed the process during a Ridgway Borough Council meeting back in July.
The Elk County Catholic Crusader soccer team claimed another Elk County Boys Soccer Tournament title on Saturday afternoon, this year by shutting out the Redbank Valley Bulldogs 3-0. Ridgway edged St. Marys 3-2 in the consolation match.
Just two days after battling in a close match which was won in three sets by ECC, the Lady Crusaders and Lady Dutch volleyball teams were back at it again on Saturday evening, this time facing each other in the championship match of the 17th annual Elk County Volleyball Tournament. ECC was able to win the best-of-three championship match with scores of 25-20 and 25-17 to claim this year's tournament title.
The St. Marys Area Lady Dutch soccer improved to 3-0 on the young season with a 3-0 victory over the Punxsutawney Lady Chucks Saturday morning at the SMAHS soccer field.