|Birth: ||Sep. 12, 1937|
|Death: ||Apr. 17, 2004|
Published April 21, 2004.
ZIKE, R. EDWARD
R. Edward Zike, a 41-year resident of Las Vegas, died April 17, 2004. He was a U.S. Army veteran.
Ed was a retired hotel/casino executive having worked in many of the major strip properties. He started his career as a bellman, worked as a desk clerk, became the youngest hotel manager at the Sands and later was a general manager. He left the hotel side of the industry to become involved in the casino. He was an executive casino host and a vice president of casino marketing for 15 years.
Ed is survived by his wife of 39 years, Kay; son, Tripp (Debbie) of Las Vegas; daughter, Tara Barnett (Brady) of Nashville, Tenn.; and his beloved grandchildren, Dilon, Taylor, Kyle, Trinity and Hunter.
He also leaves a very special "Buddy" his mother-in-law, Nettie Geisler; brother, Michael of Atlanta; four sisters, Phyllis Scott of Indiana, Pat Case of Ohio, June Biehl of Florida and Janet Ebel of Illinois; numerous nieces and nephews; and many many friends around the country.
Services are private. Memorial donations can be made to the UNLV Hotel School Scholarship Fund.
Raleigh Oman Zike (1911 - 1995)
Wilma Kathryn Davidson Zike (1913 - 1999)
Gregory Zike (1965 - 2006)*
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A good neighbor, fun guy and respected role model while I lived on Ocotillo Ct. Rest in Peace|
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Freedom is OURS because of YOUR service. Thank you for serving AMERICA.|
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Thank You Sir., For Your Service. Rest In Peace.|
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