Randy L. Zitzner

POYNETTE  --    Randy L. Zitzner, age 53, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, January 19, 2015 at his home in Dekorra Township.

Randy was born on May 9, 1961, in Janesville, the son of Floyd and Beverly (Engh) Zitzner.  He was an avid hunter and outdoorsman.  He loved snowmobiling.  Randy valued his friends dearly.  He had currently worked at Noah’s Ark, in Wisconsin Dells.           

He is survived by his sisters and brother, Noreen (Bruce) Pinkston, Belleville, Debbie (John) Morgan, Mount Vernon, and David Zitzner, Poynette; his nephews and nieces, Justina, Brook and Jesse Morgan, Jason and Jeremy Pinkston, and Hunter and Cody Zitzner; his great-nephews, Ari, Rowan and Ethan, and his great-nieces, Peyton, Olivia and Natalie.  He is further survived by aunts, uncles, cousins and many dear and special friends.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Floyd and Beverly Zitzner, and his brother, Rory Zitzner.  

Visitation will be held from noon until 3:00 p.m. on Friday, January 23, 2015 at the Pflanz Mantey Mendrala Funeral Home in Poynette.  Words of remembrance will be spoken at 3:00 p.m.  Burial will follow in Dekorra Norwegian Lutheran Cemetery, with a gathering held at Inn-Cognito, 532 US Highway 51, Poynette.  

The family suggests that for those who wish, memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, in lieu of flowers.


For information please call 608 742-2126 (Portage, WI) or 608 635-2763 (Poynette, WI)