Karl Bruce Zellers passed away Saturday (January 12, 2013) the day after what would have been his 70th wedding anniversary with the love of his life, Lois Ann (Dewalt) Zellers, who passed less than two years before him. He was born in Columbiana, Ohio, on April 10, 1923, to Albert Fulton and Beulah Virginia (McIlvaine) Zellers. He was the youngest of six children and the fifth boy. Karl excelled in studies and sports. He helped lead the Columbiana High School basketball team to three consecutive tri-county tournament victories two of which he shared with his future brother-in-law, Dr. Bill Dewalt, Jr.. Karl and Lois Ann were high school sweet hearts and married on January 11, 1943 just days before he left for nearly three years of military service.