Clyde Earl Zimmerman,67 of Ooltewah, TN passed away Sunday February 6, 2022, at Memorial Hospital. He was born on November 4, 1954, in Fort Dix, NJ to the late Earlyn and JoAnn Zimmerman. Although born in NJ, he lived in Jefferson, Wisconsin until 1981 when he relocated to Chattanooga, TN to be closer to his family. He was a graduate of Jefferson High School where he played football, basketball and ran track. He received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire, and an Associates of Science in Information Systems Technology degree from Chattanooga State Technical Community College. He spent his career in Information Systems Technology as a business owner of Consolidated Integrated Services, LLC located in Chattanooga. Clyde had the kindest heart and was considerate to everyone he met. His hobbies included biking, fishing and being an uncle. He earned a black belt in Martial Arts. He was diagnosed with melanoma cancer in 2019 and fought to beat it until the day he passed. Survivors include his sister, Laurie Korth and her husband Ken of Concord, NC; nephew Nolan Ollis of Dallas, Texas; two nieces, Lindsay Holdren and her husband Matthew of Opelika, AL and Avery Ollis of Concord, NC. Funeral Services will be held at 11 AM Friday March 4, 2022, at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church, 501 South Moore Rd., East Ridge, Tennessee. A burial service will take place at a later date at St. John the Baptist Cemetery in Jefferson, Wisconsin.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Therese of Lisieux Catholic Church, 900 Clingan Ridge Drive NW, Cleveland, TN 37312 in his honor.