Mt. Holly Springs United Methodist Church
Saturday April 9th, 2016
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Lloyd Herman Jr.
Lloyd E. "Pete" Herman Jr., 76, of Carlisle, PA passed away on Saturday, April 2, 2016 peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family. He was born October 27, 1939 in Carlisle, PA to the late Lloyd E. Herman Sr. and Dorothy Hockenberry Herman Jacobs.
Pete graduated from Carlisle High School class of 1957. He served his country for 20 years as a member of the Pennsylvania Air National Guard from 1957 - 1977. He was a lifetime member of the Citizens Fire Co. No. 1 of Mt. Holly Springs and many other organizations. Pete was the owner operator of Herman's Oil Co. in Mt. Holly Springs. He retired in 1995 and then Pete kept busy participating in the Cumberland County Honor Guard and doing home repairs for other people.
He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Ruth Ann Boyer Herman; two sons, Lloyd E. III (Kelly) Herman of Carlisle and Douglas (Jennifer) Herman of Mt. Holly Springs; five grandchildren, Kyle, Trevor, Elizabeth, Mackenzie and Andrew. Also surviving Pete is his stepfather, Carlton Jacobs of East Berlin. He was predeceased by 2 brothers, Gary and Sidney Herman.
Memorial services will be held Saturday, April 9, 2016 at 11:00 AM in the Mt. Holly Springs United Methodist Church, 202 W. Butler St., Mt. Holly Springs, PA 17065 with Rev. Edward Alwine officiating.
Interment will be held Saturday, April 9, 2016 at 2:30 PM in the Mt. Holly Springs Cemetery with military honors conducted by the Cumberland County Honor Guard. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Cumberland County Honor Guard, care of Cumberland County Veterans Affairs, 18 N Hanover Street, Suite 103, Carlisle, PA 17013-3079 or the Mt. Holly Springs United Methodist Church, 202 W. Butler St., Mt. Holly Springs, PA. Arrangements are being handled by Hollinger Funeral Home & Crematory, Mt. Holly Springs, PA. Visit www.hollingerfuneralhome.com for condolences to the family.
Please accept my condolences. Pete was one of the finest men I've served with in our honor guard.
Dave Glick Apr 6 2016 12:00 AM
I'm so sorry for your loss. I know his laugh & smile will always be with us all.
Betsy & Eric Wood Apr 5 2016 12:00 AM
Sincere sympathy from the Gulden girls - Judy, Joyce and Joan
Joan McBride Apr 5 2016 12:00 AM
So sorry to hear of Pete's passing. I will miss his truck going past my house and Pete waving to us. He was a great hugger. Will miss him.
Bob and Karla Bear Apr 4 2016 12:00 AM
So sorry about Pete's passing. I lost Dale in October of 2015. We use to love seeing both of you at the festivals. Thinking of you and your family at this time.
Sally Jones Apr 4 2016 12:00 AM
Sorry for your family's loss. I will miss Pete's smile and sense of humor.
Janet Rakes Apr 4 2016 12:00 AM
We so SORRY for loss of Pete. We will truly MISS him. He was dear sweet man and a Good man and friend. May GOD watch his family and friends. It was a True Honor to have known him. THANK YOU Pete for being such a Good friend. May GOD REST HIS SOUL. We will always keep you in our memories. Sincerely Pat & Eddie Brannan
Pat and Eddie Brannan Apr 4 2016 12:00 AM
It saddens us to hear of Pete's passing. He truly was a wonderful husband and proud father. He always made us smile, laugh, and we shared many good times through the PA PHCC. We will miss him terribly, until we meet with him again soon. Ruth Ann and family, you are surrounded by many friends and family who truly care. God bless.
Carl & Susie Frantz Apr 4 2016 12:00 AM
Ruth Ann , Lloyd, Doug my heart goes out to you all. We wanted more than you know to be there. Pete was my buddy and you and Pete always made me feel like family when we visited Mt Holly so many years ago. Pete helped Ruth and RAY so much and for that we appreciate so much. May God give you comfort and peace during this time and months to come.
Dianne Nevius Apr 4 2016 12:00 AM
I will miss Pete. He was a great friend - he gave the best hugs. Peace and prayers to Ruth Ann and family.
Martha Kiner Apr 4 2016 12:00 AM