Nov. 10, 1925 — Sept. 23, 2010
BREMEN — Herman Booker, 84, of Bremen, passed away Thursday, Sept. 23, 2010 at his home in Bremen.
He was born Nov. 10, 1925 in Marshall County to Delma E. & Rosetta (Ervin) Booker. June 27, 1953 he married Joyce Beane; she survives. He and his wife lived in their same Bremen home for their entire married lives.
Herman graduated from Bourbon High School in 1944 and was a U.S. Army veteran, serving in the Korean War. He retired from Bremen Castings after 42 years of service. He was a member of the Bremen VFW; he was a bowler, golfer, fisherman, and hunter; played softball; and loved to hunt mushrooms.
Survivors include his wife, Joyce of Bremen; son, Lester (Deb) Booker of Bremen; daughter, Gail Ann Bope of Bremen; grandchildren: Chad Booker, Dana Davis and Mark Bope, Tim Bope, Brenda Haas, Dawn Bice and families; great-grandchildren: Lexy, Skyler, Shianne, Zachary, Amberlynn, Courtney and Kyle; a sister, Linda (Bob) Stoneburner of Plymouth.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and sister, Opal Huffman.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Sept. 27, at the Mishler Funeral Home, Bremen and will be officiated by Pastor Gary Hinkle.
Burial will follow at the Bremen Cemetery with military honors.
Friends may call from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 26, at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Marshall County Humane Society.