From The Wilkes-Barre Record, Monday, 7 May 1951:
George Zimmerman, 67, of 13 Covell Street, died Saturday at his home after an illness of six months.
Mr. Zimmerman served as a trainman with the Delaware and Hudson Railroad 40 years, having retired in 1950. He was a member of the Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen, No. 1 Oneonta Lodge.
Surviving are these children: Mrs. Oliver Deiter and Mrs. Albert Sabalaski, Wilkes-Barre; Mrs. Kenneth Lounsbury, Plainfield, NJ; a son, George, Oneonta, NY; a brother, Albert, Wilkes-Barre; a sister, Mrs. Frieda Bailey, Pottstown.
Funeral will be held from the home Tuesday at 2 with Elder Arthur Geist of the Church of Lord Jesus Christ, Pottstown, officiating. Interment in Mt. Greenwood Cemetery.
Friends may call Monday afternoon and evening.
Arrangements by Luther M. Kniffen.