February 13, 1919 ~ December 26, 2006
Tuesday, December 26, 2006. Survived by his loving wife of 65 years, Pearl; son, William(Charleen)Mathis; daughters, Gail Dodd, Carol(Charles)Kalmbacher; 4 wonderful grandchildren, Kristi(William)Morshead, Kira Dodd, Kristin Mathis & Michael Mathis; 3 great-grandchildren, Phoebe, Jack & Ella Morshead; sisters-in-law, Ruby Sullivan & Jane Herring; several nieces,nephews and dear friends. Herb was a maintenance engineer with 41 years of service at Eastman Kodak. He was a avid gardener and craftsman. Herb served 5 years in World War II in the Army Surgical Division as a Surgical Technician; always loving life. Friends may call Friday 3-7PM at the Vay-Schleich & Meeson Funeral Home, 1075 Long Pond Rd. His Graveside Service will be held Saturday, 10:30AM at Falls Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the John Knox Presbyterian Church Memorial Fund, 3232 Ridge Road West, Rochester, NY 14626 or Lifetime Care Hospice in his memory.