William H. Herrman, Sr.
Mr. William H. Bill Herrman, Sr., age 92, of Middletown, DE, formerly of Newark, passed away on Sunday, July 10, 2011.
Bill was born in New Cumberland, WV, on December 2, 1918, son of the late Howard Herrman and Elizabeth Rowland Herrman, and was raised in Pittsburgh, PA. He proudly served his country in the US Navy during World War II and retired from the Navy Reserve as a chief petty officer. He would go on to make his career as an insurance agent and sales manager in Maryland, Maine, and Delaware.
He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Flora Flo Budd Macey Herrman, in 2008, and by his sisters, Elizabeth Kilmer and Mary Hilscher. He is survived by his son, William H. Bill Herrman, Jr. (Marie) of Middletown; grandchildren, Nathan Passwaters (Erin), Patrick Herrman, and Allison Herrman; and great grandson, Reid Passwaters.
Services and interment will be held privately at the Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Helen F. Graham Cancer Center, c/o Christiana Care Foundation, P.O. Box 1668, Wilmington, DE 19899.
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