Date of ordination: 5/29/1926
Religious Order: Order of St. Benedict
Father Zankl reportedly fathered at least two children by two separate women, including one minor, a parishioner from St. Joseph, in 1945. The baby was reportedly born in Fergus Falls and given up for adoption.
Assignments in Diocese of Duluth:
- St. Clement’s, Duluth – 7/18/1951 – 8/8/1967
- Chaplain: St. Scholastica Priory – 10/1/1974 – 5/30/1987