The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio

August 23, 2013

Richard C. Herb

Star Beacon

CONNEAUT — Richard C. Herb, age 74, of Conneaut, Ohio, died Tuesday, August 20, 2013, at Select Specialty Hospital in Erie, Pa.

He was born August 1, 1939, in Ashtabula, Ohio, the son of Kenneth L. and Harriet R. (Clark) Herb.

Mr. Herb was a custodian at Goodwill Industries for 35 years and also worked at the Welcome Center in Conneaut. He enjoyed traveling, hunting and fishing, watching TV especially horse and stock car racing, doing word search puzzles, and listening to country music.

Survivors include two sisters, Nancy Wadding of Conneaut, Ohio and Pattie (Lee) Williams of Frankford, W.Va.; his brother, David (Marie) Herb of Conneaut; eight nieces and nephews; 19 great-nieces and nephews; and 11 great-great-nieces and nephews, with one more due in December.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

A private family memorial gathering will be held Saturday.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the family in care of MARCY FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION CENTER, 208 Liberty St., Conneaut, Ohio 44030, which has charge of arrangements.

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