July 2, 1990 ~ February 22, 2016
Zachary Scott Spieker, age 25, East Grand Forks, Minnesota died February 22, 2016 in his home Zachary was born July 2, 1990 in Tucson, Arizona to Robert and Christine Spieker. He graduated from Moorhead High in 2008, where he excelled academically. Zachary was named to the National Honor Roll Society, as well as the National Who's Who of high school students. Upon graduating he attended Concordia College. Zachary worked various manufacturing and construction jobs in the region. He recently was employed in East Grand Forks. Zachary possessed many unique gifts and skills, creating bracelets, necklaces and other jewelry. He was also a published poet. His other passion was attending music festivals throughout the area, where he touched the hearts of many. He is survived by his parents, Robert L. and Christine Spieker of Moorhead; brothers, Robert F. (Melissa) Spieker of Moorhead and Matthew (Jessica) Spieker of Moorhead; the love of his life, April and her children, Avory and Autumn; his soul sister, Jes Eiklenborg; grandparents, Dennis (Evelyn) Spieker of Glyndon, MN, and Norma Bergseid of Moorhead; many uncles, aunts, cousins and friends. Zachary was preceded in death by his grandfather, Joseph Bergseid; and many relatives. His family wishes to thank the many people who have provided their love and support throughout this extremely difficult and sad time. Zachary was and always will be a true free spirit who will be deeply missed by all who knew him.
Our thoughts and prayers are with you now and in the days ahead. May God give you strength, hope, and understanding. Please believe that Zach is now free of any pain or addiction and is in the arms of our Lord. Hugs to you all.
To Zachary family and friends;
I’m so sorry for this painful loss. Being a minister, I’m reminded of a promise found in the bible at Isaiah chap 33 verse 24 where we have Almighty Gods promise that the day will come when “no one will be sick.” That promise and many more will be brought by the Kingdom Jesus taught his followers to pray for rules this earth as it does heaven. Under that heavenly government this earth will be a paradise, where humans and animals will be a peace. Other scriptures in the bible foretells the dead being resurrected. So as you reflect on Zach life, remember Almighty Gods promise. I’ll pray for your family.
There are no words to express our deepest sympathy, you are in our thoughts and prayers.
May God shine his peace and comfort on your family in this difficult time.
John and Barbara (Thomson) Nord
Sorry to hear of your loss
We are so sorry for your loss. We are unable to be there on Monday, but know that you are in our thoughts and prayers.
Chris, Bob and family, I am very saddened by the passing of Zach. I am especially sad that I will not be able to be there for you during this time but will be there for you in the days following the services. My thoughts and 🙏🙏🙏’s are with you. Anything you need you can call on me and I will be there for you. May God bless you and keep you strong.
Chris and family, my heart aches for you during this unthinkably painful time. You’ll be in my prayers over the next several months as you try to adjust to this tragic loss.
Our prayers are with you all. Sorry to hear about Zachary.