GOSHEN- John Dwayne Zeider, 86, of Goshen, passed away Thursday October 8, 2020 at Elkhart General Hospital. He was born April 20, 1934 in Marshall County, Indiana to the late Joe and Elsie (Rosebaum) Zeider.
On September 26, 1954 he married Barbara "Bobbie" Peffley in Plymouth, Indiana. She survives along with a daughter Vicki Doke of Goshen, IN, a son Marc (Tammy) Zeider of Fortson, Georgia; 2 grandsons Dustin Doke and Joshua Zeider and a granddaughter Amanda (Terry) Salotto. Additional survivors include his aunt Nettie Cilek of Crown Point, Indiana, a brother David (Linda) Zeider of Plymouth, Indiana and 2 sisters Joann Redman of Bourdon, IN, Darlene Brown of Plymouth, Indiana and 2 sisters in law, Sally Smith of Poteet, TX and Mary Ann Miller of Bremen, Indiana.
He was preceded in death by his parents, a sister Mary Treesh and 2 brothers Chester and Mark.
John retired as a millwright from Miles/Bayer where he worked for over 40 years. He was a resident of Golden Living Center in Elkhart for 3 years, was a member of the Grace Brethren Church and graduated from Plymouth High School in 1952.
John went to heaven while at Elkhart General Hospital where he died from COVID. As his request cremation will take place and there will be no services. Burial will take place at a later date in Idaville, Indiana. Elkhart Cremation Services is entrusted with his care.
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