Milton F. Hohler, 86, of Norwalk, died Saturday morning, Aug. 11, 2007, in his home.
He was born Dec. 29, 1920, in North Monroeville to the now deceased John F. and Verna S. (Wilhelm) Hohler, and was a lifelong area resident. He was a member of St. Paul Catholic Church and was a veteran of the U.S. Army Air Corps. in World War II.
He was a life member of Firelands Post 2743 VFW. He retired in 1981 from Ford Motor Co. in Sandusky and was a former truck driver. He was an avid Cleveland Indians fan.
He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Marilyn A. (Orians) Hohler of Norwalk; his sons, Craig F. (Michele) Hohler of Houston, Texas, Charles J. (Kathy) Hohler of Concord, Ohio, and Alan R. (Julee) Hohler of Powell, Ohio; his daughters, Janis M. Burdge and Kris A. (Dennis) Doughty, both of Norwalk; nine grandchildren; and his brother, Thomas (June) Hohler of Newark, Del.
He was preceded in death by his brother, Jack Hohler; and by his sisters, Ethel Windau and Elizabeth Welfle.
Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. Monday in Walker Funeral Home, 98 W. Main St., Norwalk, where prayer services will be 7:30 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday in St. Paul Catholic Church, 91 E. Main St., Norwalk. The Rev. Frank Kehres will officiate. Burial will be in St. Paul Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Paul Catholic Church Faithful Stewards of Tomorrow; St. Vincent De Paul; or to Stein Hospice Service, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44970.