Obituary: Vera Dorothy Herbert
October 6, 1927- May 1, 2019
Vera Dorothy Herbert, longtime Craig resident, died peacefully on May 1, 2019 in Lake Havasu City AZ at the age of 91.
Vera is survived by daughters Judy (Jerry), Jan (Ron), grandsons Daniel (Ken), Aaron (Mandy), great grandchildren Jayden and Molly and sister Verna.
She was born on October 6, 1927 on the family farm near Cordova NB to George and Hannah Noler.
On September 22, 1946, she married Vern Herbert. They were blessed to share 64 years before his passing in 2011. She was also preceded in death by a stillborn daughter, parents and sister Vivian.
She will be fondly remembered as a loving wife and mother. Those who knew her best enjoyed her famous lemon meringue pies and beautiful flowers in the summer.
A memorial service will be held at Faith Lutheran Church in Craig, CO on June 15, 2019. Graveside service will be held at the Craig Cemetery at 10 o’clock, followed by a service at the church at 11 o’clock.
In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Faith Lutheran church or hospice.
2:10 a.m. On the 400 block of Washington Street, police in Craig responded to an animal complaint. Craig police said a caller reported being bitten by a dog and police continue to investigate.