Elmer L. LuehringMarch 7, 1930 ~ December 23, 2017 (age 87)
Elmer L. Luehring, age 87, died peacefully on December 23, 2017. Beloved husband of 66 years to Dixie (nee Etherton); dear father of Susan Bowen (Richard Jr., deceased), Jane (Ritchard Dunn), William (Betsy), Patti Puza (Chris), Edward (Jean) and Karen Sandercock (Michael); grandfather of 16; great grandfather of 5. Elmer was an accomplished Electrical Engineer and leader at Joslyn Hi-Voltage Corporation in Cleveland his full career, being awarded numerous patents. He was also a long time active member of Grace Lutheran Church in Cleveland Heights and Southeast Cleveland Kiwanis Club. Elmer enjoyed many hobbies and had many interests including music, cooking, flying, hunting and fishing among many others. Memorial Service, Friday, January 12, 2018, at 1:30 pm at Peace Lutheran Church, 3740 Mayfield Road, Cleveland Hts., OH 44121 where the family will receive friends from 1pm until time of service. Please join the family for a reception immediately following the service. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial gifts to Hospice of the Western Reserve, 17876 St. Clair Ave., Cleveland, OH 44110. Arrangements by Maher-Melbourne Funeral Home (216)382-4500.