Thursday Night
66°
Partly Cloudy
22%
Friday
79°
Partly Sunny
13%
Friday Night
63°
Chance Rain Showers
31%
Saturday
81°
Chance Rain Showers
34%
Saturday Night
62°
Mostly Clear
8%
Sunday
84°
Mostly Sunny
5%
Sunday Night
63°
Mostly Clear
4%
Monday
85°
Partly Sunny
9%
Monday Night
71°
Partly Cloudy
9%
Tuesday
84°
Chance Thunderstorms
51%
Tuesday Night
67°
Chance Thunderstorms
48%
3 Day
Extended
Tuesday, January 11th, 2011
John Herron
John W. Herron, 64, Greenville, died at 4:25 p.m. Jan. 8, 2011, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Dayton.
He was born May 11, 1946, in Celina, to James D. and Irene Schott Herron. His mother survives in St. Henry and his father is deceased. On July 19, 1968, he married Bonnie Kelch, who survives in Greenville.
Also surviving are a son, Tim (Angela) Herron, Lebanon; two brothers, James (Karen) Herron Jr., Worthington, and Robert (Donna) Herron, Greenville; a sister, Lea Huntwork, Union City; a father-in-law, John Kelch, Greenville; and two grandchildren.
Also deceased are his mother-in-law, Doris Kelch; and a brother-in-law, Paul Huntwork.
He worked at GTI for 12 years and at Lobdell Emery in Winchester, Ind., for 23 years. He was a member of the 196th light infantry brigade for the U.S. Army and served in the Vietnam War, where he received two purple hearts. He was a member of the Greenville Veterans of Foreign Wars.
Funeral services are 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Zechar Bailey Funeral Home in Greenville, the Rev. Terry Haworth officiating. Burial with a graveside military service conducted by the Versailles Veterans Honor Guard is at the Greenville Township Memorial Gardens in Greenville.
Calling is 5-8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the Darke County Cancer Association.
Condolences may be left at www.zecharbailey.com.
Additional obituaries on this date
Mary M. Granger, 89, Union City, died Jan. 8, 2011, at Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton. [More]
Kenneth Leo Patten, 65, Maria Stein, died at 9:42 a.m. Jan. 5, 2011, at the Van Wert Inpatient Hospice Center in Van Wert. [More]
Linus E. Bergman, 92, St. Henry, died Jan. 10, 2011, at his home.
He was born [More]