Richard A. Herman

In Memoriam

Below is the death notice of Richard Herman, Father of Martin Herman Class of 1974, the late Thomas Herman, Class of 1972, the late David Herman, Class of 1980, and the late William Herman, Class of 1985. Father-in-law of Jerome Dowling, Class of 1975. Grandfather of John Dowling, Class of 2014, and Patrick Dowling, Class of 2011 Please keep the Herman and Dowling families in your prayers.

RICHARD HERMAN age 94, beloved husband of 69 years to Judy (nee Clark); loving father of Thomas (deceased) (Lu), Marty (Janet), Sue Dowling (deceased) (Jerry), Ellen Hohler (Dale), David (deceased) (Sue) and Bill (deceased); proud grandfather of 10 and great-grandfather of 3; brother of the late Louis and Jean; uncle, great-uncle and friend of many. U.S. Army veteran - Korea. Passed away February 28, 2023. The Herman Family will announce a Memorial Mass to be held at St. Brendan Church (4242 Brendan Lane, North Olmsted). In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to the West Side Catholic Center, 3135 Lorain Ave., Cleveland, OH 44113. For further updates, please visit:

Posted on: March 1, 2023

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Richard A. Herman

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