Herbert J. Herman of 25th Street, who was an electric motor winder at Dynamo Motors in Buffalo, died Thursday (Oct. 16, 1997) in Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center. He was 71.
Herman was born in Buffalo, graduated from high school there and moved to Niagara Falls in 1955.
His favorite pastime was watching the Buffalo Bills play.
He also enjoyed camping and bowling.
He retired in 1973 from Dynamo Motors due to illness.
Herman was a member of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church; Council 247, Knights of Columbus; and the Catholic Youth Organization of St. Leo's Catholic Church.
He was a Boy Scout leader for more than years and was appointed neighborhood commissioner.
He also was dedicated to working with organizations of the blind and was recently appointed to serve on the board of directors of the Niagara Chapter of the National Federation of the Blind.
Survivors include his wife, the former Laura Pagano; a son, Edward A. of the Town of Niagara; a sister, Bernice Bates of Corfu; three brothers, Eugene of Leesburg, Fla., Harold of Snyder and Melvin of Lido Beach; and two grandchildren.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 9:30 a.m. Monday in Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, 27th Street and Independence Avenue, after prayers at 9 in M.J. Colucci & Son Funeral Chapel, 468 19th St.
Burial will be in St. Joseph's Cemetery.