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Gary L. Herring

July 31, 1948 ~ May 20, 2021 (age 72)

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Gary L. Herring
May 20, 2021

Gary L. Herring, 72, of Sweet Arrow Lake Rd., Pine Grove,  passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 20, 2021 at home surrounded by his family.

Born on July 31, 1948 in Reading, he was a son of Esther Kerschner Herring of Tremont and the late Richard Herring.

He was a 1968 graduate of Pine Grove Area High School and a member of St. Mark's (Brown's) Church, Schuylkill Haven.

Gary was a Vietnam Veteran serving in the United States Navy from 1968-1970.

He was a Machinist for SGL in Fritztown.

Gary enjoyed riding his Harley Davidson.  He was a member of the Schuylkill County Motorcycle Club where he was part of the drill team and was a life time member of Harley Owner's Group where he served as road captain for a few years.

Surviving are his wife of 50 years on May 15, Ann Heinbach Herring; two daughters, Jennifer Feist and husband Jay, Rebecca Reilly and husband Richard Fasnacht, Jr.; four grandchildren, Evan Popalis, Brayden and Aryana Reilly, Brayden Fasnacht; a brother Martin Herring of Florida; a sister Elaine Cullen of New Jersey.

Services will be held at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers, the family would prefer contributions be made to either the Fresh Start Animal Rescue League, P.O. Box 96 Friedensburg, Pa. 17933, Alzheimer's Disease Assoc. Inc. 2595 Interstate Dr. Suite 100 Harrisburg, PA 17110, or Wounded Warriors Inc. Pennsylvania 1117 Country Club Road Camp Hill, Pa 17011 in his memory.

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Fresh Start Animal Rescue League
P. O. Box 96, Friedensburgh PA 17933

Alzheimer's Disease Association, Inc.
2595 Interstate Drive Suite 100, Harrisburg PA 17110

Wounded Warriors, Inc., Pennsylvania
1117 Country Club Road, Camp Hill PA 17011

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