Paul George Zeier

Paul George Zeier

DEFOREST – Paul George Zeier, age 63, passed away at his home from a heart condition on Sunday, September 18, 2022. Paul was born February 18, 1959, in Madison, WI to Herbert and Gertrude (Klein) Zeier. He attended Pumpkin Hollow grade school and graduated from DeForest Area High School in 1977. Paul was a life-long farmer who loved his cows and calves. He had a strong faith and was a devoted member of St. Olaf Catholic Parish in DeForest. Paul had a reputation for eating, he could load a plate like you couldn’t believe. He was still driving the first car he ever bought, a 1986 Monte Carlo. Paul enjoyed the Packers and Badgers, even going to the Rose Bowl. Paul lived life on his own terms and will be greatly missed by his family and friends.

Paul is survived by his siblings, Gary (Charlotte), Thomas, David, Eileen, Kenneth (Debbie), and Barbara (Matt) Tokuz; nieces and nephews, Mark, Ryan, Aric, Megan, Sophia, Troy, Fiona, Jared, and Justin. He is preceded in death by his parents; sister-in-law, Karen; and niece, Rose.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 AM on Friday, October 7, 2022, at ST. OLAF CATHOLIC CHURCH, 623 Jefferson Street, DeForest. A visitation will be held from 4:00 PM until 7:00 PM on Thursday, October 6, 2022, at RYAN FUNERAL HOME, 6925 Lake Road, DeForest, and again from 9:30 AM until the time of Mass on Friday at the church. Burial at St. Olaf Catholic Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Olaf Catholic Church. To view and sign this guestbook, please visit:

Ryan Funeral Home & Cremation Services
Windsor/DeForest Chapel
6924 Lake Road