Paula Lopez Zimkeit
Paula Lopez Zimkeit

May 15, 1925 - January 2, 2005
Born in Dominican Republic
Resided in Arnold, MD


Paula Zimkeit, 79, a resident of Arnold since 1970 and previously of Long Island, N.Y., died of colon cancer Jan. 2 at her home after a lengthy illness.

Mrs. Zimkeit was born May 15, 1925, in Santo Domino, Dominican Republic, where she was educated. She came to New York to attend the Fashion Institute of Technology and studied fashion design. After graduation she worked for several New York firms, specializing in children's wear design until 1968.

She became a U.S. citizen in 1955.

Mrs. Zimkeit was a member of St. Andrew by the Bay Catholic Church. She enjoyed decorating, coordinating colors and traveling. She also resided in Manila, Singapore and Venezuela, while accompanying her husband on his contract employment.

In 1960 she married Nelson Campbell. The couple was divorced in 1965.

She is survived by her husband, Horace Zimkeit, whom she married in 1968, and one son, Carl Zimkeit of Arnold.

Memorial services will be held at 10:30 a.m. tomorrow at Hardesty Funeral Home, 12 Ridgely Ave.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to St. Andrew by the Bay Catholic Church, 701 College Parkway, Annapolis, MD 21401.



Memorial Service
Hardesty Funeral Home-Annapolis
12 Ridgely Avenue
Annapolis, MD US 21401
Friday, January 7, 2005
10:30 AM
Maryland Veterans Cemetery
1122 Sunrise Beach Road
Crownsville, MD US 21032
Friday, January 7, 2005
11:30 AM