Robert L. Ohm, age 81 of Eldersburg, passed away Tuesday, May 4, 2021 at Frederick Memorial Hospital in Frederick. Born June 9, 1939 in Pittsburgh, PA, he was the son of the late Herman and Marie Plum Ohm. He was the husband of Patricia Marie Ohm of Eldersburg, his wife of 58 years. Bob enlisted in the U.S. Navy after high school and retired with the rank of Commander after a 28-year career that included serving in Vietnam and with the White House Communications Agency. After retiring from the service, Bob worked as a business executive for many years with various security companies. He was an active member of St. Joseph's Catholic Community in Eldersburg where he sang in the choir. Bob was an avid reader (documenting in the book the date completed), crossword puzzler (solving in pen), and golfer (hitting the links in all 50 states). He watched Jeopardy regularly and amazed those around him by always having the correct answers! Bob was a good friend to many, a loving husband and father, and truly adored his grandchildren. Surviving in addition to his wife are sons Michael Ohm (Kelly), Christopher Ohm (Christine), daughter MaryBeth Mantzouranis (George), and grandchildren Matthew Ohm, Kendall Ohm, Colin Ohm, Michael Mantzouranis, Morgan Ohm, and Dylan Ohm. He was predeceased by his granddaughter Briana Mantzouranis. Funeral liturgy will be held on Saturday, May 15, 2021 at 11:00 AM at St. Joseph Catholic Community, 915 Liberty Rd., Eldersburg, MD 21784. Inurnment will be held at a later date at Arlington National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Joseph Catholic Community at the address above, or to Ronald McDonald House Charities-Philadelphia Region, 3925 Chestnut St., Philadelphia, PA 19104.
Published in Carroll County Times on May 9, 2021.