Carl H. Lohmann, Sr. age 92, husband of the late Ruthann Lohmann, passed on Monday, February 5, 2018. Born May 8, 1925, the oldest of four sons of the late Hazel (Maronde) and Herman Lohmann of Meriden.
Carl’s life was one of dedication to civic service. He received service medals from the U.S. Coast Guard in WWII. Carl worked for Napier, was a Forman at Charles Parker, was President of the Employee Credit Union for three years and President of the Foreman’s Club. He was in sales for Anderson Brush and retired from Hull Printing Company after being top sales person every month for his entire 30-year career! Carl was a former President, VP, Treasurer and Director of the Meriden Jaycees, and Honorary Director of the Meriden Chamber of Commerce. He served as a Shriner for 35 years and as a Mason and was a member of the Meriden Ski Club. Carl was on both the Memorial Hospital and Meriden Housing BOD’s and was active in the Republican Town Committee for many years.
He leaves his two children, Karen Coratelli-Smith and her husband Raymond F. Smith and Carl H. Lohmann, Jr. and his wife Kimberly Eger all of Naples, Florida. He also leaves his youngest brother, Howard Lohmann, Sr., proprietor of Logan’s Steel, and his wife Gail; his sister-in-law, Viola Lohmann; and his godson, Kevin Lohmann, along with many nieces and nephews and dear friends in Connecticut and Florida.
Family and friends are invited to attend a funeral service to be held on Monday, April 30, 2018 at 11 a.m. at the Immanuel Lutheran Church in Meriden. Burial with military honors will be accorded, following the funeral service at Sacred Heart Cemetery. There are no calling hours. Donations in Carl’s memory can be sent to: Masonic Home & Hospital 22 Masonic Ave., Wallingford, CT 06492 or Shriners Children’s Hospitals.