Joseph M. Hermann, Jr., age 83, of Lake City, passed away on Tuesday, February 23, 2021 at the Veterans Administration Medical Center. He was born in Erie on November 2, 1937 to the late Joseph M. and Thora L. (Gilbert) Hermann, Sr.
Joe served in the US Army and was stationed in Germany as a radio operator during the Korean Conflict. Later he had worked at Continental Rubber Works and as a police officer for the Millcreek Police Department. He was a member of the American Legion Post 494 in Girard and enjoyed reading and crossword puzzles.
Joe will be remembered by his sons Joe Hermann III and Chris Hermann (Penny), both of Erie, and his daughters Julee Spurgeon (Gary) and Kellee Brady, both of Jacksonville, FL, grandchildren Linlee, Leslie, Joey, Elizabeth, Erica, Dejaron, Kiara, Chris Jr. Victoria, Alexandria, Mitchell, and Hannah, and 7 great-grandchildren.
Services were private.
Memorials may be made to the Pennsylvania Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Home, 560 E. 3rd St. Erie, PA 16503.
Arrangements handled by Edward J. Garr Funeral Home, 459 E. 12th St. Erie, PA 16507. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.garrdavisfuneralhome.com.
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