Victor Francis Zaidel

Victor Francis Zaidel, 85, of Tellico Village, passed away Aug. 22, 2019.

Victor was a member of St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church. He was a veteran who served in the U.S. Navy. During his 37 years at General Motors, Vic’s varied career included Frigidaire Appliances, Military Vehicle Operations and Alternative Fuel Vehicles. Vic was an active resident of Tellico Village.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Francis and Helen Zaidel; and his brother, Raymond Zaidel (Josie).

Survivors include his wife of 60 years, Diane Zaidel; son, Jeffrey Zaidel (Dori); daughter, Patti Kunselman (Dave); grandchildren, Dr. Amanda Testolin (Joe), Brian Zaidel, and Lauren, Davis and Lacie Kunselman.

The family will receive friends 10-11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 6, 2019, at St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church with mass to follow at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the charity of your choice.

Click Funeral Home & Cremations-Tellico Village chapel is serving the family of Victor Zaidel. www.clickfuneralhome.com