Frederick H. Dohmen
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at Crossroads Presbyterian Church, 6031 W. Chapel Hill Road, Mequon, for Frederick H. Dohmen, who passed away suddenly on Sunday, April 9, 2006 at the age of 88. Friends may greet the family following the services. Schmidt & Bartelt Funeral Home in Mequon is serving the family.
Frederick was a resident of Mequon since 1954. He graduated from UW-Madison in 1939 and joined The F. Dohmen Co., the company founded by his great-grandfather. He was associated with the company for over 65 years and served as its president from 1952 until his retirement in 1982. He continued to serve on the board of directors of the company until 2004. Fred was also active in many other activities. He served on the board of directors of St. Luke’s Hospital, The Riveredge Nature Center and The UWM Foundation. Fred was an elder at Crossroads Presbyterian Church, a member of the National Wholesale Druggists Association and a member of Delta Kappa Epsilon Fraternity. One of the great joys in his life was travel. He and his wife Mary traveled the world and shared their travels through his photographs with many groups.
Beloved husband for almost 42 years of Mary (nee Holgate). Dear father of Dr. William (Ellen) and Robert Dohmen. Proud grandfather of Dr. Laurie (Omarr Bashir) Dohmen. Great-grandfather of Ameer and Rasheed. Preceded in death by his first wife Gladys Elizabeth (nee Dite). Further survived by other relatives and many friends and business associates.
Memorial contributions to the charity of your choice would be deeply appreciated in lieu of flowers.