Doris O. Zimmermann, a lifelong Medford resident, passed away peacefully on Jan. 6th. She was 89. The daughter of the late Franz T. and Klementine (Bartosch) Zimmermann, she was also the sister of the late Harold O. Zimmermann. Doris is survived by her dear nieces and nephews of the Borden family.
Doris earned her Bachelors of Music, Masters of Education and CAGS in Psychology all from Boston University. She enjoyed a 25 year career as a teacher and psychologist with Wakefield Public Schools. She also taught piano at her home for nearly 55 years. Her joys in life were teaching piano and keeping beautiful gardens around her family home. Doris also served many years with the music ministry at Sacred Heart and St. Raphael Parishes.
A graveside service will be conducted at 10 AM on Wednesday, January 20th in Oak Grove Cemetery, 230 Playstead Road, Medford.