Victor D. Zinn Sr. of Wyandotte died Friday, Aug. 3, 2007, at Freeman East Hospital in Jopolin, Mo., after an illness. He was 79.

Mr. Zinn was born March 15, 1928, in Pleasant Ridge, Mo., to Jacob and Birchie Zinn. He was a retired truck driver and had worked for several trucking companies, including CFI.

He was a World War II veteran.

He is survived by one son, Victor Zinn Jr. of Pleasant Hill.

A graveside service will be held at 1 a.m. Tuesday at the the Anderson Cemetery with Bob Wilson officiating. Military rites will be conducted by the Juliet Team of the 203rd National Guard of Joplin.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. Monday at Campbell-Biddlecome funeral home in Seneca, Mo.