Erich Blohm

Erich Bruno Blohm was born on October 6, 1930 in Poth, Texas and entered eternal life on April 11, 2014. Erich was devoted to his family and Good New Lutheran Church. He enjoyed hunting with his best friend and brother Boobie Blohm. Erich was an admirer of nature and taking pictures. His most admirable trait was helping people in their time of need. He was a very well-rounded person as he could fix a car engine, hunt animals, and play sports with anyone.

He graduated from University of Texas at Austin in 1954, then joined the Navy until 1958. In 1959, he started his 30 year career at Kelly Air Force Base in electronics.

He was preceded in death by his wife Janis Stanton Blohm, his parents Walter and Hulda Blohm, brothers Ben, Willy and Bobby Blohm, sisters Gertrude Swanner and Amanda Thompson. Erich is survived by his son Erich Craig Blohm and wife Julie, grandson Erich Stanton Blohm and stepdaughter Makari Jacobs, his brother Walter Blohm, sister Elsie Lance of Redmond Oregon and sister-in-law Elizabeth Blohm of Portland Oregon.

A celebration of life will be on Friday, April 25 at 6 PM at Good News Lutheran Church, 11020 Old Corpus Christi Rd., San Antonio, TX 78223.
In Lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Good News Lutheran Church at above address.
Arrangement entrusted to Puente & Sons Funeral Chapel.

Funeral Home

Puente & Sons Funeral Chapel
3520 S. Flores San Antonio, TX 78204
(210) 533-5300

Published in Express-News on Apr. 18, 2014