Allen "Ed" Zentz

February 4, 1931 - August 27, 2018
Born in Mount Ayr, Iowa
Resided in Albany, Oregon


February 4, 1931---August 27, 2018

Allen Edward Zentz, 87, of Albany passed away Monday at his home. Born in Mount Ayr, Iowa to Harry and Arleta (Woollums) Zentz, he later moved to Colorado and then to Oregon in 1950. Ed was married to Pauline Hoskins for a short time, and then married Darlene Davis in 1954. She survives as well as daughter Linda Zentz Peck and son Michael Zentz. Also surviving are grandchildren Nicole Taylor, Ashely Zentz and Monica Zentz; sisters Nell Spath and Thelma Miller; and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his brother Arthur.

Ed worked for Linn County Road Department for 42 years, retiring in 1993. He belonged to the Fraternal Order of Eagles for over 50 years. Ed was an avid hunter and fisherman, thoroughly enjoying both as well as camping with his family. He loved yard work, his roses, and his family very much.

A graveside service will be at 1pm Friday August 31st at Oakville Cemetery



Oakville Cemetery
32300 Oakville Road
Shedd, OR US 97377
Friday, August 31, 2018
1:00 PM