Linwood W. Ott Funeral Home Inc.

111 North Reading Ave, Boyertown, PA


Donald S. Herman

21 March, 193119 December, 2019

Donald S. Herman, age 88, of Barto, PA passed away Thursday, December 19, 2019. Born in Allentown, PA, he was the son of Clarence and Hilda (Woodring) Herman. Serving in the Air Force during the Korean War, Donald was in the Military Police. After his time in the service, he worked as a maintenance supervisor at the Cabot Corporation until 1987 when he retired. Donald was a member of the Friendship Hook and Ladder in Boyertown, the Pikeville Rod and Gun, and the Gablesville Athletic Association. In 1977, Donald married Mary Jane (Hutt), with whom he spent many long and happy years with till his passing. He was also survived by his sons, John A. of Wilcox, AZ, Donald D. of Pennsburg, PA, James D. of Bally, PA, and Robert W. of Albuquerque, NM; a daughter, Sandra J. Shertz of Albuquerque, NM; and a step son, Scott Donelson of Boyertown, PA. He is also survived by 15 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren, as well as two cats named Peanut and Mama. A graveside service will be held at Fairview Cemetery in Boyertown, PA on Friday, December, 27th, 2019 at 11am. All are welcome. Online condolences may be made at lwottfuneralhomeinc.com.


  • Mary Jane (Hutt) Herman, Wife
  • John A. Herman, Son
  • Donald D. Herman, Son
  • James D. Herman, Son
  • Robert W. Herman, Son
  • Sandra J. Shertz, Daughter
  • Scott Donelson, Step-Son
  • Donald is also survived by 15 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren


  • Graveside Service Friday, 27 December , 2019


Donald S. Herman

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Barrett Herman

25 December 2019

He was the best grandfather and grandson could ask for.

Janet Erb

23 December 2019

One of my kindest and favorite customers for over 25 years.