Quintin J. Zingsheim, 72


Quintin J. Zingsheim, 72 of Saukville, formerly of Grafton, passed away in the afternoon hours of Sunday, Sept. 5, 2010, at Dekora Springs in Saukville.

Quintin was born in New Berlin on May 3, 1938, son of Joseph "Joey" and Theresa Kassin Zingsheim. He moved with the family to the Grafton/Cedarburg area in 1944, where his dad, a gentleman farmer, opened Zingsheim’s Music Studio.  Quintin also enjoyed music, playing the accordion and banjo, and enjoyed playing with his father. On October 26, 1963, he married Karen Klink in Juneau. The couple lived and raised their family in the Grafton area. Mr. Zingsheim work as a steel fabricator for Ataco Steel in Cedarburg for over 30 years, retiring in 2003. He had a great passion for his Harley Davidson motorcycle, and enjoyed traveling to Nebraska to watch his granddaughter play soccer, and was active in the Muscular Dystrophy Association.

He is survived by his daughter, Isabelle Smith of Fredonia; and his son, Philip (D’ahn) Zingsheim of Port Washington. He is further survived by his five grandchildren, Amanda (fiancé Brett Cottrell) Keller of Saukville, Ariel and Austin Smith of Fredonia and Tanner and Alexis Zingsheim of Germantown; one brother, Joseph (Rosa) Zingsheim of Port Washington; his two nieces, Ana (Rich) Farnsworth and Yolanda (Paul) Horwich; other relatives and many friends. He is preceded in death by his wife, Karen; and his parents, Joey and Theresa Zingsheim.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, Sept. 11, 2010, at 11 a.m. at the Eernisse Funeral Home, 1600 W. Grand Ave., Port Washington, with Deacon Thomas Binder officiating.  He will be laid to rest next to his wife at St. Joseph’s Cemetery in Grafton.  Visitation will take place on Saturday, Sept. 11, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the funeral home.

Online condolences may be left at www.eernissefuneralhome.com.