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111 North Reading Ave, Boyertown, PA

OBITUARY

Carl Spohn

January 22, 1932July 26, 2020
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Carl E. Spohn, 88, of Boyertown, died Sunday at Manatawny Manor, East Coventry. He was married to the late Patricia D. (Frain) for 54 years. Born in Earl Township, he was the son of Walter and Irene Spohn. He worked at the Firestone plant in Lower Pottsgrove until the plant closed in 1980. He also worked at SCI, Inc., in Bechtelsville, and owned Carl’s Handy Service. Mr. Spohn was an Army veteran and was part of “The Old Guard,” the oldest active-duty infantry unit in the Army. He loved sports, especially the Phillies, and saw more than 500 baseball games. He also loved big band music and enjoyed traveling the United States with his family. Carl was also a life member of the Friendship Hook & Ladder Fire Company and the American Legion. He is survived by a son, Michael C., husband of Sharon, of Clermont, FL; Pamela D., wife of Geoff Littlefield, of Boyertown; three brothers, Richard, husband of Barbara, of Oley; Stuart, husband of Grace, of Gilbertsville; and Eugene, husband of Linda, Mt. Airy, MD; 3 granddaughters, 2 grandsons and 5 greatgrandchildren. Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, July 30 at Limerick Garden of Memories, 44 E. Arcadia Drive, Limerick, PA 19468. Memorial contributions may be made to Boyertown Area Multi-Service, 200 Spring St., Boyertown, PA 19512 or Boyertown Alumni Marching Unit, PO Box 193, Boyertown, PA 19512. Online condolences may be made at www.lwottfuneralhome.com.

  • FAMILY

  • Michael C. Spohn (Sharon), Son
  • Pamela D. Spohn (Geoff Littlefield), Daugher
  • Richard Spohn (Barbara), Brother
  • Stuart Spohn (Grace), Broher
  • Eugene Spohn (Linda), Brother
  • Patricia D. (Frain) Spohn, Wife (Deceased)
  • Walter Spohn, Father (Deceased)
  • Irene (Moyer) Spohn, Mother (Deceased)
  • Carl is also survived by three granddaughters, two grandsons and five great-grandchildren.

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  • DONATIONS

  • Boyertown Area Multi-Service
  • Boyertown Alumni Marching Unit

Services

  • Graveside Service

    Thursday, July 30, 2020

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Biography

Carl E. Spohn, 88, of Boyertown, died Sunday at Manatawny Manor, East Coventry. He was married to
the late Patricia D. (Frain) for 54 years.
Born in Earl Township, he was the son of Walter and Irene Spohn.
He worked at the Firestone plant in Lower Pottsgrove until the plant closed in 1980. He also worked at
SCI, Inc., in Bechtelsville, and owned Carl’s Handy Service.
Mr. Spohn was an Army veteran and was part of “The Old Guard,” the oldest active-duty infantry unit in
the Army.
He loved sports, especially the Phillies, and saw more than 500 baseball games. He also loved big band
music and enjoyed traveling the United States with his family. Carl was also a life member of the Friendship
Hook & Ladder Fire Company and the American Legion.
He is survived by a son, Michael C., husband of Sharon, of Clermont, FL; Pamela D., wife of Geoff
Littlefield, of Boyertown; three brothers, Richard, husband of Barbara, of Oley; Stuart, husband of Grace,
of Gilbertsville; and Eugene, husband of Linda, Mt. Airy, MD; 3 granddaughters, 2 grandsons and 5 greatgrandchildren.
Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, July 30 at Limerick Garden of Memories, 44 E.
Arcadia Drive, Limerick, PA 19468.
Memorial contributions may be made to Boyertown Area Multi-Service, 200 Spring St., Boyertown, PA
19512 or Boyertown Alumni Marching Unit, PO Box 193, Boyertown, PA 19512.
Online condolences may be made at www.lwottfuneralhome.com

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