Kathryn Louise Zimmerman, 70, of Gig Harbor died peacefully Nov. 8.
The daughter of Gordon and Gloria MacDonald, Kathy was born in Seattle March 26, 1950, the eldest of five children.
Kathy was an accomplished golfer, world traveler and the bookkeeper in her family-owned pharmacy, Costless in Purdy. A selfless wife and mother, Kathy spent many years carpooling her kids and their friends from rural Longbranch to their various sporting events around Pierce County.
After raising her children, Kathy traveled to Asia and later Europe, often with family, researching her ancestors and enjoying new cultures.
Kathy is survived by her husband of 50 years, Don Zimmerman; brother Marty (Lisa) MacDonald; sister Leslie (Don) Wagner; three children, Julie, Bryce and Drew (Allison) Zimmerman; and eight grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her brother, John (Becky) MacDonald; sister Mary MacDonald; and nephews Andrew and David MacDonald.
A private service was held at Haven of Rest Nov. 29 due to COVID-19 capacity restrictions.
Kathy would have appreciated any donations be made to Village Community Services, 3210 Smokey Pt. Dr. Suite 200, Arlington, WA 98223
Condolences may be sent to Cost Less Pharmacy, 14218 92nd Avenue NW, Gig Harbor, WA 98329.
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