ZULICH, DON

DON ZULICH  (Deceased)

Inducted:  May 21, 2000 in Valparaiso, IN

Date of Birth:  September 19, 1919 in Winamac, IN

High School Attended:  Valparaiso                   Graduated:  1939

High School Honors:  Football cheerleader 1937-1939; first worked the chains during a game against Lowell.

Special Recognition:  Served as a member of the Valpo Chain Gang for 60 years, retiring at the age of 80 in 1999; served with John Bowman, Joe Wilson, and Paul Zulich for 146 combined years of service; missed only 4 games in 60 years.

Family:  Wife, Renetta; children, Danetta, Diane, and Ronald; 8 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren.

Mr. Zulich passed away December 25, 2008.

 

Pictured on the left is Paul Zulich, along with John Bowman and Joe Wilson.