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Roy Jay Herman

July 8, 1951 - March 25, 2016

Roy Jay Herman, 64, of Mechanicsburg, died at 9:40 pm, Friday, March 25, 2016 at St. John’s Hospital. He was born July 8, 1951 on Springfield, to William and Freda Rhuede Herman. He married Kelly “Vern” Sullivan on January 29, 2002 and she survives.

Also surviving are one daughter, Amanda “Mandy” (Jon) Piazzola of Melrose, MT; one son Matthew J. Herman of Buffalo; one step-daughter, Darlena McBride of Springfield; one daughter-in-law, Christina Herman of Mechanicsburg; mother, Freda Herman of Springfield; seven grandchildren; four sisters, Jennette (Ernie) Dannenberger of Springfield, Bobbi Kinzey of Riverton, Bev (Don) Rohrig of Illiopolis and Shearl (Ron) Herndon of Arizona; two brothers, William Herman of Springfield and CT (Janice) Herman of Athens; several nieces, nephews and cousins and his three dogs.

He was preceded in death by his father, William Herman and an infant brother, George.

Roy was the owner of Clear Choice Window and Siding and The Last Resort Campground.

Roy was a US Army veteran. He was a member of Refuge Full Gospel Church in Mechanicsburg. Roy liked to build houses and decks and carpentry work. He liked Harley Davidson motorcycles, spending time with grandkids and helping anyone he could.

Visitation: 4:00-7:00 pm, Wednesday, March 30, 2016 at Staab Funeral Home.
Funeral Service: 10:00 am, Thursday, March 31, 2016 at Staab Funeral Home
with Pastor Dan Pasch officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery, where military honors will be conducted.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Animal Protective League or Refuge Full Gospel Church.

Visitation Information

Date: Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Time: 04:00 pm - 07:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

217-528-6461 Map


Service Information

Date: Thursday, March 31, 2016

Time: 10:00 am

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

217-528-6461 Map


Cemetery Information

Date: Thursday, March 31, 2016

Oak Hill Cemetery - Palmyra

Address:

Palmyra, IL 62674

Map


Memorial Information

Memorial contributions may be made to the Animal Protective League or Refuge Full Gospel Church.


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