Frederick William Kuhlman

April 29, 1918 - September 12, 2014 

Frederick William Kuhlman

April 29, 1918 - September 12, 2014 

Obituary for Frederick William Kuhlman

FREDERICK WILLIAM “Pops” KUHLMAN. After 32 years apart from his beloved wife, Martha, Fred “Pops” Kuhlman went peacefully in his sleep to join her. Fred lived a long and happily active life. He was born in NY on April 29, 1918, spent most of his life in Garden City, NY until late 2009 when he relocated to Brecksville to live with his daughter. Fred graduated St. John’s University in 1940 and served as a 1st Lt. in the 871st Squadron, 497th group, Army Air Corps, where he received more than 10 medals for his heroism. He has had a long career in law enforcement including NYC police officer, Special Agent in the San Francisco and NY offices of the FBI, and Head of Security for Security National, Chemical and Chase Banks, and B. Altman & Co. He was a much beloved brother of Phil (Ellen), an amazing father to Don (Noel), Jim (late Julie), Kevin (late Jenny), Nancy (Rick), and Bill (Liz); a most cherished grandfather to Chris, Eric, Gary (Danielle), Dale (Melissa), Kyle, Martha, Scott, Shelby, Dean, Tyler and Rachael; an incredible great-grandfather to Owen, Ayden Payton and Margaret. Pops made many new friends in the five short years he was in Ohio and will be forever grateful for all the love they bestowed upon him, especially Rick, Tom and Pearl, Gail and all the Pickle Family, Holly and her family, Jo and all the Bridge Family and Pam, Rich and all the Bowling Family. His funeral service will be held at NOSEK-McCREERY FUNERAL HOME, 8150 BRECKSVILLE RD.,Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at 11:00 A.M. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Monday 2-4 & 6-8 P.M. We all know how much Pops loved a party, so we ask you to join us after his service on Tuesday for one last blow-out to celebrate his life at the London Pickle Works, 7265 Fitzwater Rd., and give a toast to Pops---the Best of the Best!!

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