Alfred MR

Obituary of Alfred Lotz MR

Alfred S. Lotz, 88, of Salisbury, MD, formerly of Somerville, NJ and Cazenovia, NY, died Tuesday, March 8, 2011 at Coastal Hospice at the Lake in Salisbury. Born August 27, 1922 in Staten Island, NY, he was the son of the late Alfred William Lotz and Marie Elizabeth Collins Lotz. Al was a member and past president of the Mallard Landing Council in Salisbury, MD from 2004-2005. He has spent much of his life as a mechanical engineer. His major positions were as Manager of Manufacturing and Plant Engineering at the Gillette Company in Boston and Chief Engineer at Ethicon Inc. (a Johnson and Johnson Company) in NJ and he retired from Stearns & Wheeler in Cazenovia, NY in 1986. He also served in the US Navy during WWII and then spent 5 years in the Persian Gulf area on Bahrain Island and Saudi Arabia as a refinery engineer. Al is survived by his loving wife of 58 years, Isabelle C. Strohm Lotz; a son, Philip A. Lotz & wife, Wendy of New Canaan, CT; a daughter, Dr. Margaret Lotz Bousvaros & husband, Dr. Athos Bousvaros of Lexington, MA; 4 grandchildren, Douglas Lotz, Christopher Lotz, Margaret Lotz & George Bousvaros; and 2 sisters, Marie Hanley of Bowdoin, Maine and Jean Coyne of Florida. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, William. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday, March 11, 2011 at 11:00 am at St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church, 514 Camden Ave, Salisbury, MD with a committal service following at Wicomico Memorial Park in Salisbury. There will be a visitation on Thursday evening at Holloway Funeral Home from 7:00 - 9:00pm. Memorial contributions can be made to St. Joseph's Indian School by visiting their website at Arrangements are in the care of Holloway Funeral Home, PA, 501 Snow Hill Rd. Salisbury, Maryland 21804. To send condolences to the family, please visit

Interment Information

Wicomico Memorial Park
721 Snow Hill Road
Salisbury, Maryland, United States


When Thursday, March 10th, 2011 7:00pm - 9:00pm Location Holloway Funeral Home Address 501 Snow Hill Road Salisbury, MD 21804

Service Information

When Friday, March 11th, 2011 11:00am Location St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church Address 535 Riverside Drive Salisbury, MD 21801
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