Mr. Ralph William Herman, age 83, of Taylorsville, passed away on Friday, May 28, 2021 at his home after a period of declining health.
Ralph was born August 31, 1937 in Alexander County, the son of the late George Herman and Ruth Reese Herman.
He retired from Nu Mode Frame Shop in maintenance. He was also a operator of heavy equipment and enjoyed saw milling. He was a life-long member of St. Luke Lutheran Church. He was one that shared a lot of wisdom, and enjoyed loving on his grandchildren. He loved his 1957 Cameo Pickup, enjoyed making molasses for over 50 years and also gardening.
Including his parents, he was preceded in death by: a brother, Ervin Herman.
Those left to cherish and honor his memory include: his wife of 61 years, Leona Jolly Herman of the home: daughter, Jeanine Herman (Warren White); sons, George Herman (Gail) of Taylorsville, Donald Herman (Sandy), Billy Herman (Amber) all of Taylorsville; brother, Lewis Herman of Taylorsville; seven grandchildren; four step-grandchildren; two step-great-grandchildren; and one great-grandchild due in August.
The funeral service will be held at 4 p.m., Monday, May 31, 2021 at St. Luke Lutheran Church. Pastor Andrew Miller will officiate. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
The family will receive friend from 2-4 prior to the service.
Memorials may be made to: St. Luke Lutheran Church Cemetery Fund, 1364 Church Road, Taylorsville, NC 28681.
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