Thomas L. Herb

October 30, 1941 - April 10, 2019
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Thomas L. Herb, 77, formerly of Flying Hills and Spring Ridge, passed away April 10, 2019 at Fairlane Gardens, Exeter Twp. where he was a guest since Feb. 24th. He was the husband of the late Sharon G. (Rothenberger) Herb who passed away Sept. 16, 1989. Born in West Reading, he was a son of the late Thomas W. and Alma (Mewborn) Herb and stepson of the late Rachel (Fisher) Herb. Tom was a Wilson High School graduate and attended Penn State University – Berks Campus. He was a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church, Sinking Spring, the Rotary Club of West Reading-Wyomissing and the model railroad club at Atonement Lutheran Church. Tom served his country in the U.S. Army. He worked in sales throughout his career including insurance, real estate and manufacturing .Tom decided to go into business for himself and started Power Tool & Hardware Company in Mohnton. Lastly, he was the recruitment specialist for the Reading Chamber of Commerce, retiring in 2008. He is survived by his daughters – Melissa G. wife of Ashley Brewer, Oley, Melanie G. wife of John Hathaway, Colchester, CT, his sister – Barbara wife of Roy Wright, Denver, CO, his stepbrothers – Jeffrie husband of Cindy Adams, Advance, NC, Phillip husband of Joan Adams, Baldwin, MD, his grandchildren – Chase, Wilson & Caroline Hathaway and Bode & Evelyn Brewer. Tom is also survived by his loving companion since 2003 – Mary Slisher, Spring Ridge, nieces – Anne Hebert, Denver CO & Ellen Kerkhoff, Centennial, CO and nephew Edward Kreutzer, Oakland, CA.  Celebration of Life service will be held on Friday, April 19, 2019 at 3:00 PM at Klee Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., One East Lancaster Ave., Shillington. Pastor Rich Moore will officiate. Interment in Fairview Cemetery, Shillington. Relatives and friends may call on Friday from 2:00-3:00 PM at the funeral home. Please remember Tom by making a contribution in his memory to the Alzheimer’s Association, Delaware Valley Chapter, 399 Market Street – Suite 102, Philadelphia, PA 19106. www.kleefuneralhome.com

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Visitation Information

Date: Friday, April 19, 2019

Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Klee Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc.

Address:

One East Lancaster Avenue
Shillington, PA 19607

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Service Information

Date: Friday, April 19, 2019

Time: 3:00 pm

Klee Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc.

Address:

One East Lancaster Avenue
Shillington, PA 19607

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Celebration of Life Service


Cemetery Information

Date: Friday, April 19, 2019

Fairview Cemetery

Address:

New Holland Avenue, Shillington, PA, 19607

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Donation Information

Alzheimer's Association

Delaware Valley Chapter
399 Market Street - Suite 102
Philadelphia, PA 19106

 

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Born: October 30, 1941
Died: April 10, 2019

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