Nathan Michael Zahn Sr., Ishkode Ininna (Ish-Ko-day E-nin-Knee) Fire Man/Boy age 33, journeyed to the spirit world on Tuesday, December 7, 2021 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He was born on August 26, 1988 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, the son of Francis Benjamin Zahn and Tina Townsend.
Nate was a loving son, brother and father, who loved spending time with his family, especially his children. He enjoyed barbeques, listening to Rap music and Nipsey Hussle, going to fairs, movies and for walks. He worked as a mover for a moving company.
Nathan is survived by his father: Francis Zahn III; mother: Tina Townsend; children: Nathan Zahn Jr., Nevaeh Zahn; Loving champion: Stephanie Swenson; brother: Brandon Zahn; sister: Miranda Zahn; grandmothers: Mary Weigelt and Evon Kindness.
Preceded in death by his grandfathers: Francis Zahn Jr., and John G. Townsend.
An all-night wake will be held on Monday, December 13, 2021 at the Church of Blessed Kateri beginning at 5:00 PM.
A funeral service for Nathan will be held on Tuesday, December 14, 2021 at the Church of Blessed Kateri at 12:00 (Noon).
Fred Desjarlait will be the officiant.
The drum group will be Koka Hey Drum Group.
Honorary Casket Bearers will be Byron Broden, Wesley Broden and Christopher Redden, Andrew Polk, William “Sonny” Zahn, Dustin Holiday, Preston Janis, Larry Brown Jr., Ruben Paramo Jr., and Darren Pendleton Sam Jr.
Casket Bearers will be Francis Zahn III, Brandon Zahn, William Zahn, Darren Sam, Tim Zahn, Joseph Redden, Travis King, and Nathan Zahn Jr.
Interment will be held at Hillside Cemetery in Minneapolis, Minnesota.