Gregory Herman

HERMAN, Gregory M., 60, of Wheeling, WV, died August 10, 2013, in Bishop Hodges Continuous Care.

He was born December 28, 1952, in Greene County, PA, the son of the late William I. and Julia Shimek Herman.

Greg was a Catholic by faith, he was retired from Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel Martins Ferry and Benwood plants. He was also employed at Louis Anthony Co.

He was president of the Wheeling Central Catholic Athletic Boosters, Ohio Valley board of approved umpires and an umpire for both West Virginia and Ohio.

Preceded in death by paternal grandparents, Harold and Ethel Ruble Marshall; maternal grandparents, John and Agnes Shimek and; numerous uncles and aunts.

He is survived by his children, Julie Ann Recht and son-in-law Judd; son, William R. Herman and daughter-in-law Jennifer; brother, William (Bill) Herman and wife Terry; grandchildren, Austin Hartman, Alexis Henry, Joni Recht, Alyson, Josh and Emma Young; very special friends, Dean Lakios and Joellen Davis.

Interment at the convenience of the family.

Memorial contributions can be made to Valley Hospice.

Arrangements entrusted to the Altmeyer Funeral Home, 1400 Eoff Street, Wheeling.

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