Herbert R.
Greece: Monday, August 18, 2008 at age 82. Predeceased by his first wife, Janet (Zornow) Meier. Survived by his wife, Jean A. (Thorne) (Kerwin) Meier; sons and daughters-in-law, Dale and Susan; Bruce and Janet Meier; daughters and son-in law, Virginia and Jesus Barberia and Carol Meier; step-son, Michael Kerwin; step-daughters and sons-in-law, Kathleen and Michael Zodarecky; Judy and Donald Henderson; grandchildren, Russell, Evelyn, Hannah, Olivia, Brittany, Brendon, Hayley, Alexandra, Jordanne, Veronica, Andrea, Jessica, Jamie, Bryanna, Raven, Matthew, Leah, Brian, Jill, Bradley, Scott and Jack; great-grandchildren, Jacob and Hayley; several nieces, nephews and cousins. The family would like to extend their gratitude to Dr. John Robb, his staff, the caregivers at Unity Health, and Hildebrandt Hospice for their special care given to Herb. He was a Life Member, past Chief and Commissioner of the Barnard Fire Department, past Commissioner of the Lakeshore Fire Department and a Navy Veteran of World War II. Friends may call Thursday 2-4 & 7-9PM at the Vay-Schleich & Meeson Funeral Home 1075 Long Pond Road. His Funeral Service will be held Friday 11:00AM at Bethany Presbyterian Church, 3000 Dewey Avenue. Interment, Falls Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Bethany Presbyterian Church in his memory.

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  1. ALTHOUGH I DID NOT KNOW HERBERT PERSONALLY, JUDGING BASED UPON THE QUALITY AND CHARACTER OF HIS CHILDREN, I’D SAY HE WAS A HUGE SUCCESS. OUR CONDOLENCES TO YOUR FAMILY.

    SINCERELY, THE WEHRLE FAMILY.

  2. Dear Jean-I have on my desk a picture
    of Herb,Jack Phillips and me.He was a
    dear old friend,and he will be missed.
    My condolences to you and your family.

  3. Dear Meier family,
    We are very sorry to hear of your loss. We are thinking about you and will keep you in our prayers.
    With love,
    The Ucar Family
    Pablo, Michelle, Julen & Isabel

  4. Dear Meier family. Our prayers and warmest support for all of you. Herb was a very kind, and sweet man, and will always be in our heart. Jokin and Malen, Aritz, Aitor, Esteban and Irene.

  5. Herb was a great asset to the community and his kindness. good nature, generosity and sense of humor will be greatly missed by all.

  6. Herb was a wonderful man and a great friend. My prayers and thoughts are with the famiy at this time. He will be missed by many.

  7. Jean:
    I am so sorry to hear of Herb’s passing. Please know that my heartfelt sympathy and prayers are with you and yours.
    Your Red Hat Friend, Barbara

  8. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. We will miss Herb at the parties but will remember the good times we had with him over the years.

  9. Sentimos la pérdida de Herb.
    Un abrazo para toda la familia Meier desde España de Josetxo, Blanca, Miguel, Amaya y Daniel.

  10. We were sorry to hear of your dad’s passing. Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you . We have so many precious memories (yes we still can remember some things)of our chilhood with you. Your dad seemed to us as wonderful as ever a dad was. Another page of our lives has turned.

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