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Shannon Ziel

December 31, 1969 — June 18, 2021

Shannon Douglas Ziel, 50, of Greeley, passed away June 17, 2021. He was born January 5, 1971, to Glenna (Tucker) McLean and Helmut Ziel in Greeley.

Shannon was a person with a big heart and loved others. He was also a troubled person with mental illness issues and substance abuse problems. He loved animals and music.

He is survived his mother, Glenna McLean; stepfather Tom Forkel and stepbrother Allen Forkel; grandmother Pauline Tucker Anderson; uncles Charles (Gwen) Tucker; cousins Grant (Jenna) and son, Tucker & Kelli (L.J) Pleasant and sons.

He is also survived by his father, Helmut Ziel and family; uncles John (Hilde), Arthur (Vivian) Reinhold (Twila) Ziel; aunt Rose Hartshorn; and several cousins.

He preceded in death by his stepfather Randy McLean; grandfather Glen Tucker; grandparents Fred and Gertrude Ziel; and cousins Jeremy Hartshorn and Ryan Ziel; and his life partner Heather Krueger.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Weld County Victims Advocates in care of Marks Funeral & Cremation Service, 9293 Eastman Park Dr., Windsor, CO 80550.

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Wednesday, June 30, 2021

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