Carl E. Blouch, 78, of Annville died Monday, November 22, 2021, in his residence. He was the husband of Earlene A. Kuntz Blouch with whom he would have celebrated their 57th wedding anniversary this December 12th.

Born in Lebanon on October 10, 1943, he was the son of the late Harry and Sara Runkle Blouch. He retired from Tyco Electronics and prior to that, worked 25 years for Quaker Alloy, Myerstown and also for Kraft Foods, Palmyra. Carl was a 1962 graduate of Lebanon High School. He was affectionately known as “Poppy” to his grandchildren and was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed hunting, fishing, boating, and spending time with his children and grandchildren.

Surviving in addition to his wife are two sons, Jeffrey C. husband of Tiffany (Kline) Blouch, Michael L. husband of Beth (Serba) Blouch both of Palmyra, four grandchildren, Kaila, Nicholas, Luke, and Hayden Blouch, a brother, Thomas Blouch, of Lebanon and two sisters, Joanne Albert, of Cleona and Mary Blouch, of Lebanon. He was preceded in death by a brother, Richard Blouch.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday at 11:00 a.m. at the Kreamer Funeral Home and Crematory, 618 E. Main Street, Annville with a viewing from 10:00-11:00 a.m. prior to the service. Interment will be in Covenant/Greenwood Cemetery, N. Lebanon Twp.
Contributions may be made to Hospice of Central PA, 1320 Linglestown Road, Harrisburg, PA 17110 or St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105 in his memory.