Alvin G. Herr (1924-2021)

Posted January 6, 2021

Alvin G. Herr, 96, of Schaefferstown, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021, at Manor Care in Lebanon, PA. He was the husband of Elizabeth “Betty” Price Herr, with whom he was married for 73 years.

He was born in South Lebanon Twp. on Nov. 18, 1924, a son of the late Ephraim and Ella Griffe Herr. Alvin was employed for 42 years at Wilbur Chocolate Co. in Lititz. He was baptized in the Lutheran faith and loved working on cars, tractors, and in his woodshop. He served in the U.S. Army during WWII.

Surviving, in addition to his wife, is his daughter, Theresa Klinger, wife of the late Ronald Klinger, of West Reading, grandchildren, Greg Kreiser, Andrea Collazo, and Jennifer Klinger, step-grandchildren, Ronald Klinger and Tammy Klinger, nine great-grandchildren, and seven great-great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a sister, Mabel Bagenstose. Funeral service will be held at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the charity of your choice. www.clauserfh.com

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