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Herbert H. Hamrick, 75, of Decatur, died on Saturday, November 6, 2010, at Adams Memorial Hospital.
Herbert was born in Adams County on December 22, 1934, to James and Ardella (Kallenberger) Hamrick.
He married Marilyn Hutchison on July 28, 1956. She preceded him in death on September 24, 1999.
Herbert retired from Fort Wayne Wire Die and served his country in the U.S. Army.
Survivors are a son, Michael S. (Laura) Hamrick of Monroeville; a daughter, Joyce Andrews of Decatur; three brothers, Chet Hamrick of Van Wert, Ohio; Murlin (Linda) Hamrick of Berne; and Muri Hamrick of Tennessee; four sisters, Wilma Wilson of Angola; Mrs. Kenny (Geri) Everett of Decatur; Patsy Evans of Avon Park, Florida; and Prisilla Phillips of Glendale, Arizona; three grandchildren, Jennifer (Jeremy) Gerber, Jeremy Andrews and John Michael Hamrick; and two great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, four brothers, and three sisters.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, November 9, 2010, at 5 p.m. at Haggard and Sefton Funeral Home, Decatur, with calling one hour prior. Rev. Eric Stoops will be officiating and military rites will be conducted by American Legion Post 43.
Burial will be in Oaklawn Cemetery at Ossian.
Memorials are to the color guard at American Legion Post 43.