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.
The family will receive friends on Monday, May 11, 2015 from 2:00 – 4:00 and 6:00 – 8:00 PM at the Rausch Funeral Home, P.A., 20 American Lane, Lusby, MD, where prayers will be offered at 7:30 PM. Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, May 12, 11:30 AM in Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic Church, Solomons, MD with Monsignor Michael Wilson officiating. The interment will take place at a later date in Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA. Should friends desire, contributions may be made in Hank’s memory to Calvert Hospice. “Donations are encouraged on-line at www.calverthospice.org“, or P. O. Box 838, Prince Frederick, MD 20678. For more information or to leave condolences please visit www.rauschfuneralhomes.com .