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John Michael Ziebell
  • In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to the Ziebell Family Trust
  • SunTrust Bank-c/o account of Janelle Gallo
    1923 Sam Rittenberg Blvd
    Charleston, SC 29407

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Charleston, SC 29414
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“My husband and I employed John several times. When someone answers a call at 10 on a Friday night and drops everything..except his time with his kids...Read More »
1 of 21 | Posted by: Claire and John Mistretta - SC

“My family and I want to thank everyone who has reached out to us in this time of loss and pain. We really do love reading the memories that others...Read More »
2 of 21 | Posted by: Janelle Gallo - Charleston, SC

“I am a good friend of reagan Mr. johns daughter and we are technically sisters I love their family they are so nice they are literally one of the...Read More »
3 of 21 | Posted by: Lily McCracken - SC

“It breaks my heart to hear that such a good person died so young. I will keep Janelle and the children in my prayers always! Rest in peace! ”
4 of 21 | Posted by: Tarsha Mendes - Los Angeles, CA

John and I at Traceys Sports Bar “I met John about 4 years ago, from the time I met him he was such a great friend. My daughter loved him and he always made her laugh. He worked hard...Read More »
5 of 21 | Posted by: Alexandra Lemon - Charleston, SC

“My heart breaks for his beautiful wife and kids and all of his family and friends. Rest in Peace. ”
6 of 21 | Posted by: Mandy De Vries

“John was one of the funniest and crazy people I ever met. We played pool together and he always had the right words for me. I am getting chills...Read More »
7 of 21 | Posted by: Charles Carter - Charleston, SC

“Shocked to hear of John's passing. My prayers are with his family and friends. He was always willing to help. A solid dude! God bless his children...Read More »
8 of 21 | Posted by: Scott Brown - Mt Pleasant, SC

“john was a good pool shooter. most of all he was a great father and a friend to everyone. may you rest in peace. ”
9 of 21 | Posted by: jerry gotbeter - charleston, SC

“He was always happy. Smiling. Never down. Such a pleasure to know. He will be missed on earth from sooo many.too. prayers an love to his family.Jennie ”
10 of 21 | Posted by: Jennie Freeman seader - SC

“Fred and I were so sad when we read that John had died. We met John through Keith Rasque when we were building our home on Wadmalaw Island. He was...Read More »
11 of 21 | Posted by: A friend

“I remember you fixing my car when ever I needed help.I remember taking your kids to disney on were a good friend Karen and i miss you!! ”
12 of 21 | Posted by: bentley hohensee - charleston, SC

“John was my friend. I loved playing against him in pool. We shared a lot of good memories. He knew my cousins and helped us in so many ways. I can't...Read More »
13 of 21 | Posted by: Terrie Johnson - Charleston, SC

“Vicky and I were one of John's customers.He always was very responsive,did a great job and all with a smile on his face while he carried on a...Read More »
14 of 21 | Posted by: A friend

“John,You will be missed. Great guy! My 8yo daughter will never forget the nice man who let her help fix the sink and then tipped her $10 dollars. ...Read More »
15 of 21 | Posted by: Frank Newlands MD - Mt Pleasant, SC

“So sorry to hear about this. Prayers are with you Janelle. ”
16 of 21 | Posted by: Grace Grammer - Charleston, SC

“I remember Kay and I taking our kids to Jewish Community center to aerobic classes and our kids playing while we worked out.John was in my daughter,...Read More »
17 of 21 | Posted by: Mary Jo Stemple - Charleston, SC

“I was John's elementary science teacher at Mason Preparatory School in the 1990's. I still remember his kind, gentle nature and love of animals and...Read More »
18 of 21 | Posted by: Cindy Renkas - Charleston, SC

“We will miss his smile and great nature. He was always there when you needed him. You will be missed by so many. My heart is full. To you family...Read More »
19 of 21 | Posted by: Diane Wiggins - Charleston, SC

“John had a way of always coming to the rescue! I will miss him.Love and prayers for his family and friends...... ”
20 of 21 | Posted by: Cava Compton - Johns Island, SC

“Gonna miss you alot john ”
21 of 21 | Posted by: Terrence Green - Charleston, SC

John Michael Ziebell John Michael Ziebell, 36, died in an accident January 3, 2018. The family will receive friends Tuesday, January 9, 2018 in J. HENRY STUHR INC., WEST ASHLEY CHAPEL, 3360 Glenn McConnell Parkway from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. His Funeral Service will be held Wednesday at Stuhr's West Ashley Chapel at 11:00 a.m. with Mr. Frank Forte presiding. Private inurnment will follow at St. Matthews Lutheran Church on King Street.

Born in Charleston, he was the son of Grant Ziebell and Kaye Pegram. John was a plumber by trade, but a musician in his heart. He was a loving father and son and he considered everybody he ever met to be a friend.

John is survived by his parents, Grant Ziebell and Chuck and Kaye Pegram, sister Caitlin Scott (Jackson), his children Larson, Reagan and Rowan and their mother Janelle Gallo as well as uncles, aunts and cousins.

In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to the Ziebell Family Trust at SunTrust Bank, C/O account of Janelle Gallo, 1923 Sam Rittenberg Blvd, Charleston, SC 29407.