Howard Albert Hohnstadt, 83

 

Hohnstadt, Howard Albert, age 83, of Rochester Hills, MI, passed away December 18, 2016. He was born in Lamberton, MN on July 8, 1933 to the late William and Esther Hohnstadt. Howard received his Bachelor's Degree from Mankato State University and later received his Master's Degree in Business Administration from Marquette University. He was employed by General Motors in 1958 where he worked for 40 years before retiring in 1998. Loving husband of Ellen (nee Krause) Hohnstadt; father of William (Charlene) Hohnstadt of Shelby Twp, Daniel (Shari) Hohnstadt of Shelby Twp, Rebecca Hohnstadt of Warren and Frederick (Mary) Hohnstadt of Clarkston; grandfather of Steven (Ann), Amanda (Ryan), Benjamin (Lisa), Samantha, Sarah (Micah), Philip, Kevin, Anna, Laura and Kyra; great-grandfather of Jacob and Eliana; and brother of Myron, Roger, Carl, Cleone, Larry, Stanley and Cora. He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Wallace, all of Elysian. Visitation was Wednesday, December 21, 2016 at Pixley Funeral Home, 322 W University Dr, in downtown Rochester, MI. Funeral Service was 11 a.m., Thursday, December 22, 2016 at St. John Lutheran Church, 1011 W University Dr, in downtown Rochester, MI; Mr. Hohnstadt will lie in-state from 10 a.m. until start of service. Interment will take place at Mt. Avon Cemetery, Rochester, MI. www.pixleyfuneral.com