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John W. Herrmann

John W. Herrmann, age 85, of Eldorado, OH, passed away on Tuesday, September 29, 2020.  He was born May 31, 1935 in Connersville, IN to the late Edward H. and Louise M. (Roell) Herrmann.  He was a graduate of Monroe High School; and was a member of St. John Catholic Church, New Paris, OH.  He retired from the Dana Corporation in Richmond, IN and was also a longtime Preble County farmer. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his wife Donna J. Herrmann; and son-in-law Kevin Sonny Kotara; brothers Albert, Paul, Bernard and Robert Herrmann; and sister Stella Burg.  He is survived by his daughters Deborah Strong of San Antonio, TX, Mary Kotara of Southerland Springs, TX and Janet (Manuel) Guerrero of Atlanta, GA; sons John R. Herrmann of Martin, OH and David Herrmann of Eaton, OH; 15 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren; 2 great great grandchildren; sisters Catherine Norris of Richmond, IN and Helen Parks of Fredericktown, OH; brother Ed Herrmann of Richmond, IN; and numerous nieces and nephews.  Visitation will be held on Friday, October 2, 2020 from 5:00 to 8:00 pm at the Girton Schmidt & Boucher Gard Funeral Home, 226 West Main Street, Eaton, OH.  Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 am on Saturday, October 3, 2020 at the St. John Catholic Church, 400 North Spring Street, New Paris, OH with Father David Doseck officiating. Interment will be at the convenience of the family at Springlawn Cemetery, New Paris, OH. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 31 West Whipp Road, Dayton, OH 45459. Online condolences and other remembrances may be sent to the family by visiting www.gsbfuneralhome.com.

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John was such a sweet man and I treasured our friendship through St. John's Church. My family sends our thoughts and prayers to his whole family.

Amber, Matt & Shelby Ayette Oct 3 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of John Herrmann

Amber, Matt & Shelby Ayette Oct 3 2020 12:00 AM

With our deepest sympathy, and love.

Jay & Denise Murphy Oct 2 2020 12:00 AM

Sending love and prayers to the entire family. Grandpa John was a blessing to Haley and I and he will be missed be everyone whom ever met him. Grandma was waiting with open arms to At the gates of Heaven. Debbie, Mary, Janet, John and David just know he is with y'all in your memories and your hearts. And May y'all feel the love and support from everyone around yall. Haley and Natasha

Haley Bright and Natasha Oct 2 2020 12:00 AM

With deepest sympathy,

Tribute Store Oct 1 2020 12:00 AM

Dear Debbie and family Mom (Betty Eales) and I were sad to hear of your loss may God's grace sustain you as your family goes thru this difficult time . Sincerely Betty Eales , debbie Petry.

Debbie Petry Oct 1 2020 12:00 AM

Our deepest sympathies to your family. John will always be a second father to me and will always remember the fun we had together at church.

Beth Cooper & Diane Mustard Oct 1 2020 12:00 AM

Sorry to hear about Uncle John.......he is at peace now and enjoying heaven. Our prayers are with you all at this time of loss. Thom & Ann Herrman

Thom Herrman Sep 30 2020 12:00 AM

Deepest sympathies to the Family.

Jennifer Hedger-Redferin Sep 30 2020 12:00 AM

With caring thoughts, your friends at Helena

Steve, Todd, Jeremy, Shelley, Pat, Ted, Mike, Modesto, Kaleb Sep 30 2020 12:00 AM

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