Henry “Hank” Edwin Hohn
March 6, 1926- May 7, 2015
Henry “Hank” Edwin Hohn, 89, passed away on May 7, 2015 at his residence surrounded by his loving family.
Hank was born on March 6, 1926, in Oak Park, IL to the late Henry Joseph Hohn and Hazel Margaret (Porm) Hohn.
Henry married Marilyn Delores Plourde on December 25, 1949 in North Lake, IL. They just celebrated their sixty fifth wedding anniversary. Hank joined the United States Navy on April 22, 1949. He was a Naval Aviator. He retired from the Navy as a Commander on January 31, 1970 after twenty two years of service. He received the following decorations from the Navy: National Defense Service medal with one bronze star, Good Conduct medal, World War II Victory medal, American Campaign Vietnam Service medal and the Armed Forces Expeditionary medal from the Dominican Republic. He was a member of Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic Church and the Knights of Columbus.
He is survived by his devoted wife of 65 years, Marilyn Delores Hohn, of Lusby, MD; children: Joe and his wife Helene Hohn, of San Diego, CA; Aleta Hohn, of Beaufort, NC; Robin and her husband Keith Goebel; Barbara DeHenzel and her husband Bill Lloyd all of Lusby, MD; and Mike and his wife Joanne Hohn, of Lutherville, MD; ten grandchildren and eight great grandchildren. Hank was preceded in death by his parents and siblings, Robert Hohn and Peggy O’Shea.
Monday, May 11, 2015