THE VIRTUAL TOUR
GRAVES OF ZION

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In Memory of our Heritage

Julius K. Hofmann 1889 - 1928  

The graves of former pastors lie within the garden area.  The most recent (and last) is Reverend Julius Hofman.  The oldest is the Reverend Siegfried Gerock and son, who served ZION CHURCH from 1785 – 1787. Also buried here is the Reverend Johann Nicolas Kurtz, father of Pastor Johann Daniel Kurtz (1785 – 1833), and one of America’s early Lutheran clergy pioneers.  

   

Johann Siegfried Gerock 1773 – 1787
Buried with several family members

Rev. Nicolas Kurtz, Father of
Johann Daniel Kurtz 1785 – 1833

Cross to the Sons Lost to Zion in WWII

Bench Bell In Memory of the Schibe School

 

The Archway Path around the church leads to the Zion Graves

TO BE ADDED:

History of the Graves & Translations of the Epitaphs

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