October 22, 1912 ~ April 4, 2001
Tampa, FL - Alfred Julius Kroll, 88 of 16001 Lakeshore Villa Drive, died Wed. April 4, at Lakeshore Villa Health Care Center. He was the husband of the late Elsie Huff Kroll. He was born in Bristol, CT, Oct. 22, 1912 a son of the late Adolf and Leopoldeni Neske Kroll. He graduated from the Pratt Institute and was Vice President of Manufacturing at the Cuno Engineering Company until his retirement in 1972. He was a member of St. John Lutheran Church in Meriden. He had been an avid golfer. He is survived by a daughter and her husband, Susan and Cole Brown of Westchester, NY, a son and his wife, Randall and Merrilyn Kroll of Tampa, FL, two sisters, Marie Hoffman of Avon, CT, Selma Krampitz of Forestville, CT, two grandchildren Kimberly Kroll of New York City and Ryan Kroll of Gainsville, FL. He was predeceased by two brothers, John Kroll and Rudolf Kroll. Funeral service will be Monday, April 9, at 11:00 AM at St. John Lutheran Church, 520 Paddock Ave., Meriden. Rev. Wallace Merdinyan will officate. Burial will be at Gethsemane Cemetery. Beecher & Bennett Flatow Funeral Home, 48 Cook Ave., Meriden in care of arrangements. Contributions may be made to the American Parkinson Disease Assoc., 27 Allendale Dr., North Haven, CT 06473 or to the National Kidney Foundation, 920 Farmington Ave., West Hartford, CT 06107.