Louis Flum | Death notice | athensmessenger.com
Albany – Louis Philip Flum, 62, from Albany died on October 14, 2021 in the Plains after a long illness. Born October 19, 1958 in Fayetteville, Arkansas, he was the son of the late Philip N. and Margaret Lewis Davidson Flum.
In 1963, Louis’ family moved to Athens after his father accepted a teaching position at Ohio University. Louis attended schools in the city of Athens and during this time Louis’s lifelong passion for electronics and computers was fueled by computer programming courses on the University of L ‘Ohio. He was admitted to the National Honor Society and graduated from high school in 1976. Louis received a BS in Computer Systems in Business and Finance from Ohio University in 1984, where he graduated graduated with great distinction and member of Phi Kappa Phi.
Louis has worked as a computer programmer and senior programming analyst for several different companies while living in Houston, Texas; Delhi, Ohio; Waterford, Michigan and Fishers, Indiana. In 2015, Louis returned to Athens County and continued to work remotely as a computer programmer until his retirement at the end of 2017. He volunteered at the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden, and then obtained a bachelor’s degree. amateur radio operator.
He is survived by his sister, Dr. Elizabeth “Betsy” Flum of Albany, and his three cats Brandy, Henry and Gina.
Louis is predeceased by his parents and a sister, Emily Margaret Flum who died in 2006. No service is scheduled. Cremation has taken place. Memorial contributions are suggested for the Athens County Humanitarian Society, PO Box 765, Athens, Ohio, 45701. Arrangements are made with Jagers and Sons Funeral Home, Athens. Please share a memento, condolence note or sign the register online at www.jagersfuneralhome.com. Louis Flum