On Friday, June 22, 2018 Elva Zimmerman passed peacefully in her home surrounded by her loved ones. She was born July 6, 1946 to parents Willis and Lucy Zimmerman of Lancaster County, PA. Upon earning a BA degree in English in Chicago, IL, she journeyed to the West Coast, eventually making her home in Sonoma County, CA. Though skilled and successful in the business of life, at her core, throughout her life, she was a spiritual scout exploring the mysteries and wonders of the human heart.
She is predeceased by her parents, Willis and Lucy and her sister Nancy. She leaves behind her brother David of Ephata, P; brother Earl/wife Laura Fausnacht of Exeter, PA; sister Helen/Husband Leonard Becker of East Earl, PA; five nieces and nephews; and two cats. In lieu of donations please be kind, read a poem to someone, and stay curious.