Katherine M. Zinn
08/25/1924 - 12/19/2019

Katherine M. “Katty” Zinn, 95, of Hanover, passed away on Thursday, December 19, 2019 at her home. She was the wife of John R. “Buck” Zinn Sr. who died July 18, 1995.  Born August 25, 1924 in McSherrystown, she was the daughter of the late Edgar L. and Martha C. (Krichten) Bolin.  Katty was a member of Sacred Heart Basilica, Hanover. She enjoyed crocheting, playing cards   and spending time with her friends and family.  Surviving are three sons, Gerald W. Zinn and wife Vonnie of New Oxford, Bradley J. Zinn and wife Annette and David A. Zinn and wife Denise all of Hanover; a daughter-in-law, Anna M. Zinn Owings of McSherrystown; 10 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; 6 great-great-grandchildren; and two brothers, Robert L. Bolin of New Oxford and Lawrence E. “Gump” Bolin of McSherrystown. She was preceded in death by a son, John R. “Jack” Zinn Jr. and five siblings, Dolores Runk, Helen Groft, Darrell F., Dennis J., and Richard C. Bolin. Katty welcomed her grandson Brian A. Zinn into heaven shortly after her passing.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10:00 a.m. Monday, December 23, 2019 at Sacred Heart Basilica, Hanover with Rev. Joseph R. Howard as celebrant. Burial will follow in Annunciation Cemetery, McSherrystown. Friends and relatives will be received Sunday from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. at Murphy Funeral Home, 501 Ridge Avenue, McSherrystown with prayers at 4:00 p.m.  Serving as pallbearers will be her grandchildren.  Contributions in memory of Katherine may be made to: VNA/Hospice, 440 N. Madison St., Hanover, PA 17331.



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Posted at:12/22/2019 5:05 pm
Shane & Robin Brewer and Family
Dave, We are very sorry to hear of the loss of your mother. Thoughts and prayers to you and your family.

Posted at:12/21/2019 10:10 am
Barbara Crawford
Prayers to your family in this difficult time.

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