Akin, Carl Edward
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Honeoye Falls: Age 78, left his home on Earth to enter the Kingdom of God on December 17, 2013. He was born on December 21, 1934 in Honeoye Falls, NY, to Harold and Edith Akin. Since 2005 he resided in Daytona Beach, FL.
A graduate of Rochester Institute of Technology with a degree in electrical engineering, Carl worked for General Railway Signal Co., John L. Klug Corp., Lakelands Concrete Products and Vanmaaran Construction. He was a member in good standing and Past Master of Union Lodge No. 45, Lima, NY. In 1985 he served as Grand Director of Ceremonies to the Grand Lodge of the State of NY. He served in the US Army Reserves for 6 years. Carl enjoyed hunting, fishing, bowling, golf and reading Civil War history. He was a devoted husband and father. He belonged to St. John's Episcopal Church, Honeoye Falls, NY, and Colony Community Church, Daytona Beach, FL.
He leaves to cherish his memory his beloved wife of 57 years, Eunice (Gruetzner); son Dave and wife, Karen, grandchildren, Quinn and Zachary (AZ); son, Donald (CA); brother, Ralph and wife Margaret, three nieces Kelly, Katie, Kerri and their families (NY).
A Memorial Service will held on Saturday, July 19, 2014 at St. John's Episcopal Church, 11 Episcopal Ave., Honeoye Falls, NY at 1 pm. In lieu of flowers, please consider donations to the
, Central and North Florida Chapter, 378 Center Pointe Circle, Ste. 1280, Altamonte Springs, FL 32701.
Merton Kays Funeral Home, Inc.
59 Monroe Street Honeoye Falls, NY 14472
Published in Rochester Democrat And Chronicle on July 13, 2014