Harold D. Zoeller

Harold D. Zoeller

FOLEY — A memorial service for Harold D. Zoeller, age 87, of Foley will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2020, at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Milaca, with Pastor Dan Carlson officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church.

Harold died Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020, at The Gardens of Foley Nursing Home.

Arrangements are by Peterson-Johnson Funeral Home in Milaca.


Harold Donald Zoeller was born June 1, 1932, in Fairmont, Minn., to John and Mary (Eggers). He graduated from Truman High School in 1949.

In 1951, Harold married Joyce Heckman. This marriage was blessed with three sons: Stevan (Kathy), Kenneth (Carla) and David (Diane). Grandchildren include Johnathan, Benjamin, Zachary, Aaron, Matthew, Marcus, Andrew and Katharine.

Following his marriage, he farmed near Minnesota Lake, Madelia and finally Truman, Minn. After many years of farming, he finished his work life driving trucks throughout the country. Harold enjoyed his time in the field with farm equipment and on the road driving his truck.

He was a long-time member of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church of Truman and, at his death, a member of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church of Milaca.

In 2003, Harold married Ramona Roberts and his family grew to include stepchildren, Harry (Debbie), Steve (Karen), Mary Jo (Dan), Laurie (Allen) and Dale (Barb) and Katie.

In retirement, Harold enjoyed spending time with Ramona in Texas and central Minnesota.

Harold is survived by his wife, Ramona; children; stepchildren; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Harold was preceded in death by his parents, John and Mary Zoeller; wife, Joyce; sisters, Marian and Frances; brother, Robert; and stepdaughter, Katie.