Jeremyah "JD" Dean Zander, age 27, of Manawa, passed away on Friday, July 7, 2023. He was born on June 25, 1996 in New London, son of Thomas and Heidi (Kloehn) Zander.
JD attended and was confirmed at St. Paul Lutheran School in Manawa, then went on and graduated from Little Wolf High School. He was employed at the Waupaca Foundry. He had a love for big trucks and driving motorcycles and four wheelers. JD also loved animals and had a talent to tame any animal around. Deer and turkey hunting was another strong passion of his.
He is survived by his parents: Thomas and Heidi Zander; siblings: Carlee Zander, Kassidee Zander and her special friend, Travis Kuhnke, and Cayleb Zander; paternal grandparents: Dean (Patricia) Zander; maternal grandma, Janice Kloehn; uncles: Dan (Jackie) Zander, Jim Kloehn; aunt: Tammy (Mark) Boone. He is further survived by a cousin, Samantha (Tom) Dusel, great aunts and uncles, his best friend Cisco and his family, and his German Shepherd, Molly.
A Celebration of Life for Jeremyah will be held on Saturday, August 19, 2023 from 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM at the Dahlke Life Celebration Center in Manawa.