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Mary R. Herl

April 6, 1936 June 19, 2018
Mary R. Herl
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Obituary for Mary R. Herl

Mary R. Herl, age 82, of Angola, Indiana and former resident of Sturgis, MI passed away Tuesday, June 19, 2018 at Parkview Hospital in LaGrange, IN.
She was born April 6, 1936 in Sturgis, MI a daughter to the late Carl A. and Ruth M. (Niles) Buchholz.
Mary was a graduate of Sturgis High School with the class of 1954.
On Sept. 2, 1961, she married Richard D. Herl at Trinity Lutheran Church in Sturgis, MI.
She had been employed by Citizen’s Bank in Sturgis until her marriage to Richard when she went to work for Moore Business Forms in Angola, IN. She worked there for over 27 years retiring in 1993.
Mary was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church where she was in the church choir, the Ladies Aide, and taught Sunday School. She was also in the Red Hat Society and a Euchre Club. She enjoyed bowling and fishing with Richard and always used a cane pole and a bobber. Mary also enjoyed searching things on the internet and finding new recipes and cookbooks.
Surviving are husband: Richard; 3 sons: John Herl of Angola, IN, Jim (Sue) Herl and Jerry (Becky) Herl both of Fremont, IN; 1 daughter: Susan (Roger) Haston of Stroh, IN; 7 grandchildren: Jennifer, Joel, Calista (Kevin), Cialynd, Jerrod, Kayla, and Logan; 1 great-grandchild: Ellodi.
She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother: John.
The family will receive friends and relatives from 4:00-8:00 P.M., Friday, at the Hackman Chapel of Hackman Family Funeral Homes, 114 S. Nottawa St., Sturgis, MI 49091.
Services celebrating the life of Mary R. Herl will be held at 11:00 A.M., Saturday, at Trinity Lutheran Church, 406 S. Lakeview Ave, Sturgis, MI 49091, with The Rev. Calvin J. Kolzow Jr., officiating.
Interment will follow in Greenlawn Cemetery, Orland, Indiana.
The family suggest memorial donations be directed to Trinity Lutheran Church, envelopes are available at the funeral home.
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4:00 PM 6/22/2018 4:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 6/22/2018 8:00:00 PM
Hackman Chapel of Hackman Family Funeral Homes

114 S. Nottawa Street
Sturgis, MI 49091

Hackman Chapel of Hackman Family Funeral Homes
114 S. Nottawa Street Sturgis 49091 MI
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11:00 AM 6/23/2018 11:00:00 AM
Trinity Lutheran Church

406 S. Lakeview Ave., Sturgis, MI 49091
Sturgis, Michigan 49091

Trinity Lutheran Church
406 S. Lakeview Ave., Sturgis, MI 49091 Sturgis 49091 Michigan
United States

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