James C. Zeiber

July 26, 1942 - April 29, 2020
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James C. Zeiber, 77, of Reading, passed away April 29, 2020 at the Reading Hospital. He was the husband of Jowhon E. (Strawway) Zeiber, for 53 years, who passed away April 18th. Born in Reading, he was a son of the late Charles J. and Dorothy V. (Bell) Zeiber. He proudly served his country in the U. S. Marine Corps. He worked for General Battery/Exide until he retired. He hardly ever missed a day of work and loved to play Santa Claus for Christmas parties. Jim was a great baseball player, playing for Second & Oley and teaching his daughter to be the best ball player she became. He was a Reading Phillies and Reading Royals loyal fan as well as an avid Phillies & Eagles fan. Jim loved camping, riding his golf cart around at Sun Valley Campground with his wife, his dogs, playing bingo at West Lawn Bingo and always making sure to tease the daylights out of his daughter. He is survived by his daughter – Robbin L. Rahn companion of Michael Fink of East Earl, his siblings – William husband of Judy Zeiber of Reading, Dorothy wife of Edward Erb of Reading, Dennis Zeiber of the Philippines, Sherri Zeiber of Wernersville and Thomas Zeiber of Reading, 8 grandchildren and 20 great grandchildren. In addition to his wife, he is predeceased by his daughters – Charlene D. Zeiber (2001), Judy L. Warner (2018), his brother Barry Zeiber, his granddaughter – Tami Jo Warner, and his grandson Titus Martin. The Zeibers will be laid to rest together, privately, in Forest Hills Memorial Park at the convenience of the family. The Klee Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., Shillington is assisting the Zeiber family. www.kleefuneralhome.com

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Forest Hills Memorial Park


390 West Neversink Road, Reading, PA, 19606

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Born: July 26, 1942
Died: April 29, 2020

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Sherri posted on 5/7/20

Rest in peace big brother. You and Johwon will be missed by many,many people. Love you.


Chris Schwenk posted on 5/7/20

My heart breaks for you Robbin you know that 💔 Jim you will be greatly missed at Bingo your infectious smile and corky personality . RIP Jim and Jowhon Please watch over your daughter and send her many many signs that you are with her always . 🙏🏻🙏🏻❤️❤️