Herbert G. Bachmann

August 25, 1946January 17, 2011

Herbert G. Bachmann, 64, of East Stroudsburg, PA passed away Monday January 17, 2011 at his residence, after a long battle with cancer.

Born in Brannenburg, Germany on August 25, 1946 he was a Son of George Adelmann Sr. and his wife Chris, of Roseland, N.J. and Teresa (Bachmann) Aldemann of Belleville, N.J.

Herbert was a graduate of Belleville High School, Belleville N.J. and attended The Newark College of Engineering, Newark N.J. Wanting to serve his country, he then enlisted in the U.S. Army, and was an Artillery Surveyor, stationed in Germany and Vietnam. Herb was most recently employed as a Project Manager for Global Projects Services on site at Sanofi Pasteur in Swiftwater, P.A., prior to that, he was he Director of Construction for many years At Resorts USA Inc., in Bushkill, P.A. During his lifetime, Herb enjoyed hunting, fishing, archery, riding his Harley, and most recently he loved to run. He was a member of the Pocono Area Running Club and ran several marathons, including NYC in 2006 and the Pocono Marathon in 2008. He was also a lifetime member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars and served for a time as the President of the VFW Post 282 in Hackettstown, N.J.

He was preceded in death by his step-father, Charles M. Adelmann.

In addition to his parents, Herb is survived by his wife, Ruth (Ruland) Bachmann, his step-children, Rebecca L. Thomas, husband Jeffery and their son, Gavin of Avoca P.A.; Ryan A. Marek of Philadelphia, P.A. and Kevin D. Marek and his daughter, Ava Leigh and finance Danielle Bowers of East Stroudsburg, PA; Brothers; Charles and sister in-law Patricia Adelmann of Bernardsville, P.A.; and George (Corky) and sister in-law Karen Adelmann of Gallaway, N.J. and many other family members and friends.

A gathering for family and friends will be held on Saturday January 22, 2011 at the Lanterman & Allen Funeral Home Inc., 27 Washington Street East Stroudsburg from 1:00 P.M. to 3:00 P.M. Funeral Services will be held at 3:00 P.M. at the funeral home with Rev. Arthur Lenard officiating.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Judes Children’s Hospital online at


  • Visitation Saturday, January 22, 2011
  • Memorial Service Saturday, January 22, 2011

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Joanne Eagleson

January 27, 2011


I just read about the passing of your beloved husband. I have wonderful memories of playing golf with the two of you at the Fernwood Friday night scrambles. He was always friendly and outgoing. Please know that you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.
Joanne Eagleson

Dianne Dahlman

January 21, 2011

My heart goes out to you Ruth. Herb was a wonderful man and we're so sorry for your loss.

Thinking of you and sending many prayers.
Dianne & Jerry

Sally Stem

January 20, 2011

We are sorry for your loss. Herb was a wonderful person. Sending warm thoughts and hugs.

Todd, Sally, Max & Mitchell Stem

Diane & Paul Scarpone

January 20, 2011

With our Deepest Sympathy.
You are in our prayers.
May Herb rest in Peace.
Diane, Paul and Michael

Diane Scarpone

January 20, 2011

You and your family are much in our thoughts and prayers these sad days.
Herb, my cousin, my friend-
You will be sorely missed.

Craig Thorson

January 20, 2011

My deepest sympathy goes out to Ruth and her family. Herb was a good friend as well as a mentor. He will be truly missed.
Craig Thorson