Gregory R. Zickler Jr.

April 29, 1991 - August 31, 2023

04/29/1991 - 08/31/2023

Past Services

Saturday September 16, 2023
10:00 am
Forest Lawn Funeral Home Chapel
538 Tracy Grove Road
Hendersonville, NC 28792
8286929188 | Directions

Gregory R. Zickler, Jr., born in Morris, New Jersey, passed away August 31, 2023.


Gregory is preceded in death by his paternal grandmother, Lisbeth Zickler.


Greg’s work experience included various roles, most recently at Electrolux in Asheville. He had previously worked at Crestview Facility as the Entertainment Director. Greg had a passion for any activity that allowed him to be outdoors. He was an avid hiker who also enjoyed kayaking, camping, fishing and biking. Greg spent most of his indoor time at the gym.


Greg was the beloved son of Gregory R. Zickler, Sr. and Kirsten Nauta-Smith (Donald L. Smith); a sister, Nicole Stone (Justin); a brother, Jeffrey Zickler; a beloved niece, Abigail Stone; his paternal grandfather, William Zickler and maternal grandparents, Leon and Marcia Nauta.


A celebration of life for family and friends will be held at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, September 16, 2023, at Forest Lawn Funeral Home Chapel in Hendersonville, North Carolina.


Gregory’s passing will leave a void in the lives of all those who loved him. The memories we all have of him will be cherished in our hearts. He was a loving son, brother, uncle, grandson and a true friend to all.

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Alan and Roberta Sarah Munro
6 months ago

We are so sorry to hear of your loss. Our deepest sympathies to your family. It is tragic to lose someone so young. May you find ease and comfort in the love and memories that you all shared.

Colleen Saar
6 months ago

My deepest sympathy goes out to all his family & friends. A candle has been lit in his memory & you all are on the healing list to help you find comfort in the good memories you shared. May God wrap his arms around you & keep you all close at this time. God bless.

Nick Pirro
6 months ago

I’m so sorry for the family’s loss. I knew Greg for many years and never knew anyone to have a bad word to say about him. He was a kind and thoughtful soul. This world was a better place with him in it!

Christine Cauthen
6 months ago

I am so sorry for your loss! Praying for your entire family for peace and comfort!

Linda Nixon
7 months ago

May God be with you this day and be your Comforter. I’m so sorry – this is heart breaking. I love you and will lift you up in prayer.

Sue & Darrell Tomol
7 months ago

Our deepest condolences to the entire family. May all your wonderful memories carry you thru this difficult time.

Lee Sharon8
7 months ago

Kirsten, I am so so sorry?!! Lovenprayers 🙏❤️

Kim Robinson
7 months ago

Prayers for the family. God bless you all🙏

Maryann Flores
7 months ago

So sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my prayers.