He was the husband of Marilyn (Schildt) Henderson.
Born in Richmond Township he was the son of the late Esther E Boyer, and the late Carl Henderson.
Herman is survived by his children, a son Steve Henderson of Exeter Township and a daughter, Kelly, wife of Joe Spica of Cumru Township.
He was predeceased by a brother, Clyde Fegley. Also surviving are many cousins, nieces, nephews and other extended family.
Herman was in the Army for 2 years. He was employed for over 30 years with the Reading Railroad and Conrail, holding various positions at different locations.
He enjoyed spending time working on cars, fixing and building almost anything, and watching NASCAR races. He also valued spending time with his railroad buddies and most importantly spending quality time with his family.
A special thank you to everyone that helped take care of Herman over the past month.
In lieu of flowers contributions can be made to either a local Lions Club or the Salvation Army.
Cremation Society of Berks County is in charge of arrangements, which will be private at the convenience of the family.