1934 - 2022
Edward Kenneth Herman passed away in Carmel, NY on Jan 16, 2022, after a long battle with multiple health issues, at the age of 87 years old.
Ed was born on February 19, 1934 to Edward and Julia Herman in Poughkeepsie, NY. The younger of two brothers, he worked his way through school, interrupted his professional career to serve in the army, and retired in 1993 after 40 years with IBM.
Ed met his first wife, Florence, at IBM and they had three children; Scott, Kenneth, and Thaddeus. In a later chapter of his life, Ed met and married the love of his life, Deborah Hulbert in 2009. Enjoying fourteen wonderful years together with lots of laughs; feeling young again, and doing things with friends at their retirement community.
Ed’s family and friends were foremost in his life. Ed loved golf, baseball, pizza, a simple bologna sandwich, moose, and the occasional burnt hamburger. He enjoyed sharing his passion for music and the written word with family and friends.
Ed, “Pop-pop”, will be dearly missed. He is survived by his beloved wife, Deborah; two sons and their spouses, Kenn (Linda), Tad (Sue); four grandchildren and their spouses, Kimberly (Adam), Tyler (Heaven), Corley, Dylan; the latest love of his life, great grandchild Everly “Evie”; brother Richard, and two half brothers, Brian, Bruce. Ed is predeceased by his son, Scotty, and half brother Bradley.
Calling hours will be held at Delehanty Funeral Home on Monday, January 24, 2022 from 3PM-5:30PM. In lieu of flowers, donations can be given to the Native American Heritage Association.
Delehanty Funeral Home is honored to assist the family with funeral arrangements
Monday, January 24
3:00 - 5:30 PM
Delehanty Funeral Home
64 East Main Street, Wappingers Falls, NY