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Obituary for Peter Michael Albohn

Peter Michael  Albohn
Peter Michael Albohn of East Earl passed away peacefully in his home on June 13, 2018.

Peter was born in Brooklyn, NY on March 6, 1943, the son of the late Joseph and Margaret (Bradley) Albohn.

He served as a Lieutenant in the US Navy aboard the aircraft carrier USS Wasp during the Vietnam War. His career spanned work at Grumman Aerospace on the lunar module team, many years as a Vice President with Chase Manhattan Bank, and the USPS. After a rewarding business career, Peter transitioned to life as a gentleman farmer in Pennsylvania enjoying time spent caring for his many animals, taking beach vacations with family and friends, and spending time in his workshop. He will be remembered for his humor and generous spirit.

He is survived by his loving wife of 30 years, Susan (Larrabee) and his dear children: Peter and his wife Diane, Scott and his wife Terri, Chris, Marybeth, Daniel, and Megan and her husband Jon. He is survived by his two sisters Margaret and Maryann. Peter was preceded in death by his sister Carolyn and brother Joseph. He is also survived by his 4 grandchildren.

A Celebration of Life will be held at noon on Saturday, June 23 at Pine Grove Church, 1194 Reading Road, Bowmansville PA. The family will receive visitors following the service.

Due to Peter’s continued gratefulness and admiration of Reading Hospital’s cardiology team who saved his life 14 years ago, memorial donations in Peter’s name can be specified to the Miller Regional Heart Center in lieu of flowers at: https://reading.towerhealth.org/foundation. To send the family online condolences visit us at www.groffeckenroth.com. Arrangements by Eckenroth Home for Funerals, Terre Hill.

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