Raymond Herman, 93, died March 17, 2009
at the Sigourney Care Center. He was born June 8, 1915 to Jacob and
Mary Haupert Herman north of Sigourney.
He attended Webster High School. Raymond served in the United States
Army. On April 11, 1950 he married Rita Jean Weber at St. Mary
Catholic Church in Sigourney. They lived and farmed northeast of
Sigourney all of their lives. He was a member of St. Mary Catholic
Church and Leo Farmer American Legion Post 19.
He was preceded in death by his wife Rita Jean on November 2, 1996, his
parents, two brothers Earl and William Herman, sister Gertrude
Those left to mourn his passing are his children Nancy and her husband
Bill Ruhs, of Cedar Rapids Terry and his wife Tammy Herman of
Sigourney, Larry Herman of Sigourney, five granddaughters Amy and
Michelle Ruhs, of Cedar Rapids, Ashley, Danielle and Courtney Herman
of Sigourney, and a special friend Verna Adams of Sigourney.
Funeral Mass - 10:30 a.m. Monday, March 23, 2009 at the St Mary
Catholic Church in Sigourney.
Burial - Pleasant Grove Cemetery,
Visitation - After 4:00 p.m. Sunday at
the Holm Funeral Home, Sigourney, where a Pray Service will begin at
A memorial fund has been established.