Fred C. Lohroff / Jan. 17, 1946 – Dec. 10, 2009Published 6:19pm Thursday, December 17, 2009
Fred C. Lohroff, 63, of 335 West State St. in Cassopolis died Thursday, Dec. 10. 2009 at 1:10 p.m. in Three Rivers Health Hospital after an illness.
He was born Jan. 17, 1946 in Dowagiac to the late Frederick J. and Floy (Burden) Lohroff and was a lifetime resident. Fred was employed for more than 20 years as a mechanic with the Cass County Sheriff’s Department.
Fred is survived by four children, Mark Lohroff of Mishawaka, Robin (John) Gatewood of Columbus Ohio, Tina (Mickey) Thomas and Brenda (Don) Handley, both of Edwardsburg; 10 grandchildren and a sister, Judy K. (Jerry) Archer of Cassopolis. He is also survived by six nephews, Michael McIntyre Jr. of South Bend, Robert McIntyre, James McIntyre and Tim McIntyre, all of Niles, Richard McIntyre of Mishawaka, and Daniel McIntyre of Largo, Fla.
A funeral service for Fred was held Monday, Dec. 14, 2009 at 2 p.m. at Mission Hills Memorial Gardens, Sumnerville, Mich. with the Rev. Larry Settle, retired pastor at Pleasant View Church of Christ, Cassopolis, officiating.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Connelly Funeral Home, Cassopolis, handled the arrangements.