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Frederick "Fred" Andrew Zant

November 30, 1946 ~ May 31, 2021 (age 74)

Obituary

Frederick A. “Fred” Zant, 74, of Metamora, IL, passed away at 3:02 pm on Monday, May 31, 2021, at his residence. He was born on November 30, 1946, in Peoria, IL, to Russell T. and Marcella B. (Boehle) Zant.

Surviving are his siblings, Bernard Zant of Peoria, IL, Dolores “Dee” (Art) Kiesewetter of Metamora, Brother Louis Zant, OFM, of Detroit, MI, Kenneth (Elaine) Zant of Hartsel, CO, and Cecilia (the late Fred) Colvin of Redmond, OR; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and brother Joseph Zant.

Fred was a U.S. Navy Veteran, serving on the USS Forrest Royal during the Vietnam War. He was an electrician by trade. Fred was a member of the Spring Bay American Legion Post #1115. He was an avid Cubs fan, enjoyed golfing, and was proud to have served his country in the military.

Cremation rites have been accorded. A Memorial Mass will be held at 11:00 am on Monday, June 7, 2021 at St. Mary of Lourdes Catholic Church in rural Metamora with Father Greg Jozefiak officiating. Visitation will be held one hour prior to his memorial mass on Monday at the church. Burial of Ashes will immediately follow at St. Mary of Lourdes Cemetery with military rites accorded by the Spring Bay American Legion Post #1115. Online condolences at www.masonfuneralhomes.com.

 

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Services

Visitation
Monday
June 7, 2021

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
St. Mary of Lourdes Catholic Church
424 Lourdes Church Road
Metamora, IL 61548

Memorial Mass
Monday
June 7, 2021

11:00 AM
St. Mary of Lourdes Catholic Church
424 Lourdes Church Road
Metamora, IL 61548

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