Frank H. Lahrman

December 19, 1935 - June 5, 2019

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Lahrman, Frank H., beloved husband of Anna B. Lahrman for 61 years, was born on December 19, 1935, to Frank G. and Marie Lahrman. Frank and Anna first met at the Kolping Society in Cincinnati, OH and were married May 10, 1958, at St. Gertrude Church in Madeira, OH. He was the loving father of David (Denise) Lahrman, Ken (Marla) Lahrman, Karen (Andy) Buddemeyer, Joan (Tim) Hennessy, and Victor (Stephanie) Lahrman and cherished grandfather of 11 grandchildren Elisabeth, Rebecca, Jonathan (David); Lauren, Michael, Ben (Ken); Nathan, Alex, Lucas (Karen); Claire and Sam (Victor). Brother of Ann (Norbert) Burwinkel, Judy (Al) Grote and Gary (Marsha) Lahrman, he is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. He deeply loved his family. He spent 10 years researching his German family heritage and was reunited with his cousin Heinrich and family in Germany that was a culmination of the loving prayers of his aunt, Sister Gabina Lahrman. He retired from Proctor & Gamble after 38 years with 11 patents. Frank loved gardening and tended to his garden regularly. Both Frank and Anna loved to camp and travel, and were snowbirds in Nokomis, FL for 24 years after retirement. He was a long-time member of the Kolping Society in Cincinnati, OH and an active participant with the Tuesday Workers. Frank passed away peacefully on June 5, 2019, at the age of 83. Visitation will be held on Sunday, June 9, 2019, at Hodapp Funeral Home, 8815 Cincinnati-Columbus Rd. (Rt. 42), West Chester, OH from 2-4 p.m. with Kolping Members invited to gather at 3:45 p.m. for prayers. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Susanna Church, 616 Reading Rd., Mason, OH 45040 on Monday at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Fr. David Hiller O.F.M. Endowment Fund โ€“ Kolping Society, 10235 Mill Road Cincinnati, OH 45231.

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Deborah Rosen - Jun 10, 2019
My condolences to each member of your family. Time is a great healer of loss. My prayers go with you!
Heinrich Lahrmann - Jun 8, 2019
Frank from America is dead! We knew about his illness and nevertheless we relatives are very sad. Frank is the key figure for our families who brought the big Lahrman(n) families in the USA and Germany together again through his genealogy and his first visit to Germany after the disastrous World War. Anna and Frank got to know all the families here personally during their visit and I with my deceased wife in return visited all our families in the USA. By further taking place visits of the families a genuine intact belonging extended family developed. All families in Germany are informed and will commemorate Frank in the churches on Pentecost Sunday. We will not forget him. Thank you Frank, you are one of us. Your Heinrich and all Lahrmann families
Sue Noxsel - Jun 8, 2019
Karen, Iโ€™m so sorry to hear about your father. It sounds like he was an amazing man and will be sorely missed. You and your family are in my prayers! Love you,Sister!
Diane and Bob Westaway - Jun 7, 2019
Karen and family, we are so sorry for your loss! Karen you look just like your father! ๐Ÿ™‚ We lift your family in our prayers for comfort and peace during this very difficult time! Love, Diane and Bob