Chugiak’s Heinz Herbert Kohring died Jan. 1, 2013 at the Alaska Veterans and Pioneer Home in Palmer of Alzheimer’s Disease. He was 91.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, June 8 at the Palmer Highway Church of God in Palmer.
Mr. Kohring was born Dec. 20, 1921 in Winnipeg, Manitoba to Karl and Charlotte Kohring.
“Heinz was always excited about the future, had a very positive outlook and planned ahead with extraordinary optimism,” his family said.
He is survived by his wife, Dolores; children, Jim, Pat, Vic, Chuck and Heyde; 14 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.