Roy J Zeiss, 79 of Fortville, passed away on Friday, Nov. 2, 2012, at home. He was born Oct. 17, 1933, in St. Louis, to the late Roy A. and Ruth (Riddle) Zeiss.
Roy was a graduate of Beaumont High School, St. Louis and served his country in the Navy. Roy retired from General Motors-Indianapolis where he worked for many years as an accountant. He was an avid St. Louis Cardinal Fan and enjoyed WWII history.
Mr. Zeiss is survived by his wife, Christine (Palmero) Zeiss of Fortville; son, Jeffery Zeiss of Charlottesville; daughters, Valerie Drabant of Greenfield and Stephanie (Rick) Kaufman of Needham, Mass.; and three grandchildren; Alexander and Zachary Drabant and Lia Kaufman; three brothers; and two sisters.
He is preceded in death by his parents.
Graveside services were held 1p.m. Monday, Nov. 5, 2012, at Eden Cemetery, North State Road 9, Eden, IN. with Pastor Sally Dickerson officiating.
Arrangements were entrusted to Stillinger Family Funeral Home, Pasco Chapel, Greenfield.
Online condolences may be shared at www.stillingerfamilyfuneralhome.com.