Joseph F. Herman, Jr.

Joseph F. Herman, Jr., age 62, died unexpectedly at his home in Beaver Dam on Thursday, May 23, 2019.

A memorial gathering will be held at Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home in Beaver Dam on Thursday, May 30, 2019 from 12:00 noon to 2:00 p.m.  A memorial service will follow at 2:00 p.m. with John Leiting as the celebrant.

Joseph Francis Herman was born on July 16, 1956 in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin to Joseph and Gertrude (nee: Beekman) Herman, Sr.  Throughout his working life, Joe worked at Schachtner Masonry, Burgess-Norton, Vintage Auto Parts, and, for the past 13 years, at Con Agra in Beaver Dam.  He loved to hunt and fish and went every chance he could.  Joe also was known to play the gambling machines up at the bowling alley and he loved classic rock music.

Survivors include his mother, Gert Herman (fiancé, Lloyd Jones) of Beaver Dam; his two brothers, Dan Herman and Randy Herman, both of Beaver Dam; as well as many other relatives and friends.  Joe was preceded in death by his father; his grandparents; and several aunts and uncles.

The Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home in Beaver Dam is caring for the family.