Kim Francis Zorn, 63, passed away June 12, 2021 at the Weston County Manor. Kim was born August 18, 1957 to Louis and Stella Schimetz in Bottineau, North Dakota. She graduated from Dunseith High School in 1975 and then met the love of her life, Bill Zorn. The couple married August 12, 1977 and were blessed with their two daughters, Nicole and Jaclyn. Kim enjoyed deer hunting with Bill, camping, fishing, shopping and spoiling her kids and grandkids. Family was extremely important to Kim, she was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She was a stay at home mom with her daughters but worked part time at C-K and Dairy Dell. Kim was diagnosed with MS at the age of 32. She spent the last 11 years of her life in the Weston County Manor. She remained positive through it all and would always say how much she loved her life. Kim always had a positive attitude and never complained. She had a smile and warm welcome for anyone that she met. Kim will truly be missed by everyone she knew.
Kim is survived by her husband Bill Zorn; daughters Nicole (Eric) Kregel and Jaclyn Zorn; grandchildren Trenton Engle, Taten Engle, Savanah Kregel, Scotlyn Kregel and William Zorn; brothers Mark Schimetz and Todd (Katie) Schimetz; sister Kathy Wood; mother-in-law Myrtice Zorn; sister-in-law Collette Schimetz; as well as numerous nephews, nieces and cousins.
Kim is proceeded in death by her mother Stella Schimetz; father Louis Schimetz; brothers Reid Schimetz and Bryan Schimetz; and father-in-law William Zorn Sr.
The family would like to add a special thanks to JoAnn Farnsworth, Sarah Gregory, Dr. Riemer and all of the staff at the Weston County Manor for taking care of Kim for 11 years.
A public visitation for Kim will be held Thursday, June 17, 2021 from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Meridian Mortuary. Graveside services will be held Friday, June 18, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. at Greenwood Cemetery in Newcastle.