Sarah E. Herrmann, 84

FEB. 27, 1928-AUG. 31, 2012

September 03, 2012
  • Sarah E. Herrmann
Sarah E. Herrmann

Sarah Ellen Herrmann, 84, of Boonsboro, Md., died Friday, Aug. 31, 2012, at Fahrney-Keedy Home & Village in Boonsboro.

Born Feb. 27, 1928, in Beaver Creek, Md., she was the daughter of the late Tom O. and Hazel Rohrer Miller.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Franklin J. Herrmann Jr., on May 5, 1985.

She was previously employed by Fahrney-Keedy Home & Village as a nurse’s aide.

She was a member of Beaver Creek Christian Church, Longmeadow Ladies Bowling League, American Legion, Boonsboro Post 10 Auxiliary and the AARP.

She is survived by a daughter, Maj. USA (Ret.) Hazel L. Morton of Berkeley Springs, W.Va.; a son, MMI USN (Ret.) Franklin J. Herrmann III of Grottoes, Va.; two sisters, June Schmidt of Boonsboro and Betty Russo of South Bend, Ind.; daughter-in-law, Karen Herrmann and fiancé, Steve Carbaugh, of Greencastle, Pa.; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a son, CW4 USAR (Ret.) Thomas C. Herr-mann; three sisters; and three brothers.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown. The Rev. J. Mark Curran will officiate. Burial will be in Cedar Lawn Memorial Park.

The family will receive friends Wednesday at the funeral home from 6 to 8 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Beaver Creek Christian Church, 9711 Beaver Creek Church Road, Hagerstown, MD  21740.

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