Joseph Herman Hohnerlein, Jr, was born January 18, 1944 to his loving Parents, Monice Moody Hohnerlein, and Joseph Herman Hohnerlein, Sr. He passed away Sunday, September 13, 2020
after a long illness.
He was a lifelong resident of Chatham County. Joe graduated from Savannah High School in 1962 where he loved playing football.
After completing High School, Joe began his forty-three year long career
with Union Camp, now known as International Paper Company in the
Joe served in the Air National Guard in the CRC Radar Department for
He was an avid fisherman, and loved deer hunting every chance he had!
When he wasn’t working, he was either hunting or fishing. When he wasn’t hunting or fishing, he was helping to prepare meals for his fellow hunters at the campgrounds. Joe was a Charter member of the McLaws Hunting Club and the Egypt Hunting Club.
Joe was a long-time member of the Savannah Shag Club. He was a member of The Richmond Hill United Methodist where he attended services as long as he was physically able.
He was preceded in death by his parents, and his brother, Carl Hohnerlein.
Survivors include his wife, Lynette (Floyd) Hohnerlein, step-daughters, Valerie Brown (Wesley), Amanda Arnold (Matt), step-grandson, Logan Brown, step-granddaughters, Makayla Brown, Isabella Brown, and Mariah Arnold, Sister, Julie Alderman, several nieces & nephews, great nieces & nephews, and many friends.
Joseph Herman Hohnerlein, was a very kind man, and will certainly
be missed by many who Loved him!