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“I am deeply sorry for the loss of Carl. May God's loving kindness bring peace and comfort during this sad and difficult time. Psalms 29:11 ”
1 of 8 | Posted by: Ann

“Dear family, The last time I met Carl was when he attended a wake in Carmon's funeral home in Granby and, coincidentally I was working for Carmon's...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: Jack Fortin - Sarasota, FL

“So sorry to hear about Carl!! My sympathy to Ruth and Susan. Always my favorite uncle. A kind and gentle soul who always took time to listen and have...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Dennis Rausch - Austin, TX

“Oh, my goodness! I cannot believe I am reading 'Junior' Ackerman's obit as I sit at my computer in Sarasota, Fl. I grew up in Hartford, Ct., 2...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Florence Fortin Marino - FL

“Dear Carl For a 1938 Bulkeley High Graduate you led a very eventful life with your wife Ruth. School sweethearts you remained together all your...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: John Scully - Newington, CT

“Ruth, Susan and family:Carl lived a wonderful life and was such a positive influence on so many! Our church community is deeply grateful for his...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: A friend

“To Carl - you are one of the most gentle souls I have ever known. Will miss visiting you in Silver Spring and will especially miss seeing the twinkle...Read More »
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“With deepest sympathy during this time of difficulty. ”
8 of 8 | Posted by: Carmon Community Funeral Homes - CT


ACKERMAN. Carl Birger Ackerman, Jr., 97, of Windsor, beloved husband of Ruth A. (Hinkleman) Ackerman passed away Monday, April 17, 2017 at his home surrounded by his loving family. Born August 22, 1919 in Hartford, son of the late Carl Birger Ackerman, Sr. and Anna (Burgenholtz) Ackerman, he lived in Hartford, Columbus, OH, Newington, Sao Paulo, Brazil and Altoona, Pennsylvania, before moving to Windsor 42 years ago. Carl had been employed by Veeder Root for 32 years before retiring. He was a member of the Civitan Club in Newington and Windsor, the Windsor Garden Club. He enjoyed gardening, working in his yard, bridge, traveling, and he was a real handyman. Carl was proud to have built his first home with his father in Newington. Beside his wife Ruth, he is survived by a daughter, Susan Ackerman of Silver Spring, MD; two grandchildren, Jose Borrero and his wife, Holly Thorpe, Melissa Brandrup and her husband, Peter; two great grandchildren, Carlos Tui Edward Borrero and Bella Ana Joyce Borrero; and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a daughter, Carla Jean Ackerman Borrero; two sisters, Ruth Meier and Ann Marie Martin. His family will receive friends Friday, April 21, 2017 from 6-8 PM at Carmon Windsor Funeral Home, 807 Bloomfield Ave., Windsor. Burial will be Saturday, April 22, 2017, 1:30 PM in Fairview Cemetery, 200 Whitman Ave., West Hartford. A memorial service will follow at 3:00 PM at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 465 Park Ave., Windsor followed by military honors. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Christ the King Lutheran Church, 465 Park Ave., Windsor, CT 06095.