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Fred W. Herb Jr.

April 14, 2022

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Fred W. Herb Jr., 82, of Locustdale, passed away Thursday, April 14, 2022, with his family by his side, at his home.  Born in Mt. Carmel, January 17, 1940, he was the son of Fred and Hilda Herb Sr.  He attended the former Butler Township High School, Fountain Springs, and was employed as a machinist in Reading for many years, later retiring from the Tri State Envelope Corporation, Ashland.  Fred was a member of the Christ Evangelical Congregational Church, Lavelle, and in his spare time he loved Salmon fishing on the Pulaski River in New Your State. He was preceded in death by a sister, Nancy Wolfgang, and a daughter in law, Christine Herb.


Wife:  Helen Weikel Herb, married 60 years

Son:  Fred Herb III and his wife Jane, Locustdale

Son:  Daniel Herb and his wife Susan, Lavelle

Son:  Michael Herb, Barry Township

Sister:  Linda Schuler, Elysburg

Sister:  Sarah Mae Shanks,  Torrace, California

Three Grandchildren, 2 Great Grandchildren, Nieces and Nephews

There are no funeral services scheduled at this time.  Visit The Richard W. Fritz Funeral Home, Ashland, is in charge of funeral arrangements.

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