Charles Boers Zanzig1

M, #136, b. 28 February 1927, d. 31 January 2021
Last Edited=4 Feb 2021
FatherCarl Henry Zanzig1,2 b. 17 Jun 1890, d. 15 Feb 1952
MotherEmma Charlotte Bertha Boers1,2 b. 9 Mar 1892, d. 10 Mar 1981
     Charles Boers Zanzig was born on 28 February 1927 at Willoughby, Lake, Ohio, USA.2,3,4,5,6 He was the son of Carl Henry Zanzig and Emma Charlotte Bertha Boers.1,2

     Charles Boers Zanzig married Marilyn Mae Mathieu on 29 June 1951 at Angola, Steuben, Indiana, USA, at age 24.4
     Charles Boers Zanzig died on 31 January 2021 at Easley, Pickens, South Carolina, USA, at age 93 of complications related to Covid-19.6
     He also went by the name of Chuck Zanzig.6
     Charles (NMN) Zanzig was registered for the draft on 1 March 1945 at Willoughby, Lake, Ohio; Charles is described as (an unknown value.)5
     Charles Boers Zanzig began military service on 14 February 1946 at Kearns, Salt Lake, Utah, USA, private first class in the Army Air Corps.3
     Charles's obituary was published in the Star Beacon on 3 February 2021 at Ashtabula, Ashtabula, Ohio, USA.6


cen.4 April 1930Willowick, Lake, Ohio, USA2

Family: Charles Boers Zanzig and Marilyn Mae Mathieu


  1. [S5] Wendy Zanzig Jenkinson, Family File, Wendy Zanzig, online n.p., Wendy Zanzig Family File (Sumner, WA), 14 Apr 2003.
  2. [S78] 1930 US Census OH, Lake 1827, Lake Co., Ohio, population schedule, Heritage Quest, (, Carl H. Zanzig household, Willowick Village, Willoughby Twp., ED 43-30, sheet 3B (written 9149) (image 6/14), dwelling 70, family 70; citing Roll T626_1827.
  3. [S34] "Electronic Army Serial Number Merged File, ca. 1938 - 1946", National Archives and Records Administration, URL,sl: 1938-1946, Charles Zanzig record, army serial no. 45002439, citing ca. 1938 - 1946, Record Group 64 Electronic Army Serial Number Merged File.
  4. [S195] Gail Klauminzer Zanzig, "Zanzig Descendant Charts", 1984-1989 (Bellevue, WA). These documents are printouts from Roots. Gail's daughter told me they are one of only two copies in existence. Gail was working with Charlie Zanzig's data to computerize it, rec'd 5 Jun 1989.
  5. [S1728] "U.S., World War II Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947", Database and images,, URL 2011, Charles Zanzig, Ohio > Wisher-Zyznowski > Zalovcik, Andrew-Zarzycki, Ben, image 1030/2247, accessed 10 May 2020, citing 1926–1975, Record Group 147. National Archives and Records Administration, St Louis, Missouri Records of the Selective Service System.
  6. [S1917] "Charles Boers Zanzig ("Chuck")", (Ashtabula, Ohio) Star Beacon, Ashtabula, OH, 3 Feb 2021,…, accessed 4 Feb 2021. Hereinafter cited as Star Beacon.