Velma J. Herr, 88, of Springfield, died at 6:25 am, Tuesday, August 20, 2013, at St. John’s Hospital.
She was born February 14, 1925. She married Frank J. Herr and he preceded her in death on July 8, 1997.
Survivors include one daughter, Sandra (Randy) Bahlow of Riverton; two sons, Greg (Roxanne) Herr and Randy (Kathy) Herr both of Springfield; five grandchildren, Brian (Shelly) Bahlow, Jennifer (Chad) Hughes, Amber (Kenny) Boyle, Jessica (Beau) Friday and Jake (Jill) Herr and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and eleven brothers and sisters.
She was a member of St. Katherine Drexel – Sacred Heart and Polka Club of Springfield. She enjoyed spending time with her grandkids and great grandkids
Velma was a resident of Springfield most of her life. She retired from Horace Mann.
Graveside Service: 11 am, Monday, August 26, 2013 at Calvary Cemetery with Father John Nolan officiating.
Time: 11:00 am