Edward Jacob Herman

November 22, 1922May 2, 2018

Edward Jacob Herman, 95, passed away on Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at his residence. He was born on November 22, 1922 to the late Jacob Herman and Margaret Miller Herman in Cook County, Chicago. He was a member of St. Stephens Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod. Edward was a World War II Veteran of the U.S. Army. He was also an avid fan of the Chicago Cubs and Notre Dame Football. Edward was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, and brother. Along with his parents, Edward is preceded in death by his daughter, Elaine Herman and sister, Helen Schrieber. Those left to cherish his memory include his wife, Doris J. Herman of the home; sons, Richard Herman and wife Debra of IL, David Herman and wife Lynn of Conover; daughter, Karen Schaumburg and husband Greg of GA; grandchildren, Kristy Herman, Katie Gebely and husband Tony, Jamie Howell and husband Jeremy, Timothy Herman and wife Casey, Carolyn Herman, Jessica Browning and husband Zack; great- grandchildren, Eleanor Gebely, Gabriel Howell, Nolan Howell, Patrick Herman, Kyndal Herman, Raegan Herman, Lain Herman, Ayden Herman, William Browning, Adeline Browning; and sister, Elsie Stevens. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. in the Chapel of Hickory Funeral Home. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 9:45 until 10:30 a.m. at the funeral home. Pastor Dave Guelzow and Pastor David Ziehr will be officiating the service. Inurnment will follow at St. Stephens Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Catawba Regional Hospice, 3975 Robinson Road, Newton, NC 28658.


  • Catawba Regional Hospice


  • VISITATION Saturday, May 5, 2018
  • MEMORIAL SERVICE Saturday, May 5, 2018
  • INURNMENT Saturday, May 5, 2018

Edward Jacob Herman

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