William "Bill" Zaker, 75, of Branson died Sunday, April 7, 2019 in the Forsyth
Care Center. Services will be private.
William Louis Zaker was born Sunday, March 5, 1944 in Chicago, IL to William
and Dorothy (Riegler) Zaker. He attended school in Burbank, IL and
graduated from Reavis High School with the class of 1962. He then attended
the University of Illinois-Champaign pursuing a
pre-engineering degree. In 1966 he was employed as a Lab Technician for
IBM. He later worked for Western Electric. He met Judith Munro in Naperville,
IL. They were married August 31, 1974 in Naperville. Bill then owned and
operated "Service on Wheels" which was a novel mobile auto repair business.
He owned and operated the business from 1976 to 2003.
Bill took joy in his work which enabled him to meet people, not only locally,
but all over the U.S. He was interested in all facets of car repair and
restoration. He was friendly, outgoing and compassionate. He also enjoyed
visiting friends and family. He was always willing to help people in need. He
was a loving, patient husband, father, son and brother.
He is survived by his wife, Judith "Judy" of Branson; a son, Micah Tannery
and wife, Ruth of Springfield, a brother, Dan Zaker of IL; four sisters, Marilyn
Perry of Palatine, IL, Karen Positano and husband, Al of Barrington, IL,
Lauren Zaker of Santa Rosa, CA, Roberta Plant and husband, John of Orland
Park, IL and two grandchildren Caden and Cameron Tannery.
He is preceded in death by his parents, William and Dorothy Zaker and a
sister, Patsy Zaker.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Kissee-Schofield-Eakins Funeral
Home, Forsyth, MO.
Kissee-Schofield-Eakins Funeral Home
Funeral Home 15945 U.S. Hwy 160
Forsyth, MO. 65653
(417) 546-6250 "There is a Difference"
William "Bill" Zaker March 5, 1944 - April 7, 2019