Michael S. “Mike” Zimmerman, 48, passed away surrounded by his loving friends and family on January 14, 2015. Mike was born on March 29th, 1966 to Robert and Karen Zimmerman and graduated from Alamosa High School in 1985. He married Kristi Jones on July 22, 1989. They were married for 25 years, and have two wonderful children.
Mike was a business owner of Blotter Construction for many years in Sante Fe, New Mexico, and recently owned and operated Z Rock Stone and Supply. Mike had a true passion for life and a great sense of humor. He fully lived his life and always felt he did more in 48 years than most would do in a lifetime.
He is survived by his wife, Kristi, daughter Megan and son Kelby, his parents Robert and Karen Zimmerman, sister Tracy (Justin) Rogers, brothers Trevor and Mark, Sara (Jim) Jones, Bill (Ernestine) Remick, Michelle Jones, Mark (Shawna) Jones, Billy (Diana) Remick, and numerous nieces and nephews. Extended family: Arlo (Kari Jo) Van Ry, Chelsie and Alan Hensley, Roy (Linda) Helms, Roger (Mary Jo) Hogue
There will be a celebration of Mike’s life at the Alamosa Elks Lodge at 5:00 pm on January 24th, 2015. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Diabetes Research Institute @diabetesresearch.org