Zachary Emerson Blackmore

Tawas City, Michigan
January 6, 1986 - October 17, 2019

Visitations

Visitation for Zachary is scheduled for Sunday, October 20, 2019 at the Buresh Funeral Home in Tawas City from 2:00 to 8:00 PM.

Service Location

East Tawas Assembly of God Church

Services

Funeral services for Zachary are scheduled for Monday, October 21, 2019 at 11:00 AM at the East Tawas Assembly of God Church with Pastor Scott Shamel officiating. His family will welcome friends at the church on Monday morning from 10:00 AM until the time of his funeral service

Obituary Notice

Zachary Emerson Blackmore ran into the loving arms of Jesus on October 17, 2019. Zachary was born in Saginaw on January 6, 1986 Zachary brought smiles and joy to everyone who met him and heard his belly laugh. He had a tolerant, patient personality and his sweet, gentle spirit made him so easy to love. Zachary enjoyed traveling and had been on a Caribbean and Alaskan cruise as well as cross country several times to visit family, but his favorite was camping with his mom and dad. Zachary loved any kind of music, but Neil Diamond had an amazingly calming effect on him. Zachary is survived by his loving mother, Shelly; 2 half-brothers, Rob Wetzel and Brian (Penny) Wetzel; 4 step-sisters, Kim (Gary) Courey, Karen (Tim) Taylor, Dawn (Kevin) Maust, and Deb (Kyle) Tribbett; special aunts Kathi (Gary) Pierce, Laura (George) Rieth, special uncle Dale Blackmore and many other aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and cousins. Zachary was preceded in death by his dads, Jay Wetzel in 1989, and Jim Estes in 2017; grandparents, Dale and Emma Blackmore, Eber and Doris Wetzel and Dorothy Canup; a half-brother, Steven Wetzel; an aunt, Theresa Blackmore; and a cousin, Amber Finnell. Zachary's family will welcome friends at the Buresh Funeral Home on Sunday, October 20, 2019 from 2:00 to 8:00 PM for a time of visitation. Funeral services for Zachary are scheduled for Monday, October 21, 2019 at 11:00 AM at the East Tawas Assembly of God Church with Pastor Scott Shamel officiating. His family will welcome friends at the church on Monday morning from 10:00 AM until the time of the funeral service. Zachary will be laid to rest in the East Tawas American Legion Cemetery. Those wishing to express their condolences for Zachary are encouraged to make a memorial to his family. An online guest registry is available at www.bureshfuneralhomes.com.

Memorials

Those wishing to express their condolences to Zachary's family may make a memorial contribution to his family in Zachary's name

Cemetery

American Legion Cemetery ~ East Tawas

Condolences

my deepest heartfelt condolences to the entire family
— Frank Mahon
Shelly my thoughts and prayers are with you. So very sorry my friend
— Patti Whitford
Condolences from Elaine and I.
— Guy Rabey
So sorry Shelly with the loss of Zachary. Thinking of you at this time.
— Sheri J Williams
Shelly, I am so sorry to have heard of Zachary's passing. I know he was the light of your life and gave you so much joy. He is in God's heavenly arms now being embraced with love. My condolences to your family in this time of sorrow. May the good memories and love for Zachary guide you through this difficult time. Hugs.
— Pat Carroll (Gerhardt)
Shelly,
I'm so sorry to hear about Zachary. My sympathies to you & your family
— Cynthia (Curtis)Zion
I am so sorry for your loss. You did such a great job with Zachary through the years. He definitely will be missed. My thoughts are with you.
— Julia Lorenz
Dearest Shelly,
I am just reading about Zachery's passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you. You (and Jim) were incredible parents to that young man. It was your love and vigilant care for him, that kept him on this earth as long as he was. I can picture Jim standing at heaven's gate with his arms wide open. They are together again. Xxoo
— Laura Kendall
Oh Sweetie, I am so sorry to hear about Zachary. God bless you and keep you in His loving arms. You were such a great Mom, let the memories help you through your time of sorrow. Love & Prayers. Karen
— Karen Westcott

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