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Retired USAF MSgt Richard E. Zinnert “Dick”, age 72, passed away peacefully at his home in Rancho Mirage, California on December 24, 2020.

Dick was born in Keokuk, Iowa on October 20, 1948, to Emmet
and Mary Kathryn (Hassett) Zinnert.

He is survived by two daughters, Jill Roberts and Christopher, Sterling, VA, and Julie Zinnert and Donald Young, Richmond, VA; his husband, Dick Hoffman; step-daughter, Michelle Hoffman; step- son, Douglas Hoffman; three grandchildren, Cody, Aksel, and Alice Rose; three step- grandchildren,Jacob, Natalie and Lauren; and niece, Nicole.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Michael; and nephew, Donald.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in memory of Dick Zinnert to United Methodist Church,
PO Box 2007, Palms Springs, CA 92263.