Deputy Fred Martin Habermehl IV (1967 – 2022)

Fred was born October 21, 1967, in Cincinnati to Fred Martin and Ruth Helen (Murray) Habermehl III.  He attended Ross High School, participated in football, and graduated in 1986.

Fred joined the Butler County Sheriff’s Office as a Special Deputy Sheriff on December 20, 1995. During March 1997, he was commissioned as a Corrections Officer and continued as such until October 26, 2000.

Deputy Habermehl then joined Merchants Security as a guard.

Deputy Habermehl died at Mercy Hospital in Fairfield on March 7, 2022, at the age of 54.

He was predeceased by his parents. Deputy Habermehl is survived by his wife, Sherry (Bowman) Habermehl; son, Dawson Habermehl; and siblings, Franklin Habermehl and Brian (Shannon) Habermehl.

Visitation was held at Charles C. Young Funeral Home at 4032 Hamilton Cleves Road in Ross on Friday, March 11, 2022.

Memorials may be made to the Butler County Sheriff’s Office Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 101, P.O. Box 1150, Hamilton, OH  45012.


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