Richard J. Herman, of Weymouth, and formerly of Hingham, passed away at Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital in Boston, April 7, 2014, after a period of failing health. He was born in Boston, raised and educated in Weymouth, and attended Northeastern University. Rich was an engineer with GTR Manufacturing Corp. in Brockton for 37 years. He was the beloved husband of Karin (Shea) Herman; the loving father of Brian Herman and his wife Melinda of Halifax, Wendy-Lynne Sheppard of Plymouth, Richard Herman of Revere; and the proud grandfather of Curt, Jack, Matt, Jayson, and Ricky. He was the son of the late John and Sofia Herman and the brother of the late John Herman. Rich will be truly missed by all who had the pleasure to know him. Visiting hours at the Clancy-Lucid Funeral Home, 100 Washington St., Weymouth Landing, Friday, April 11, from 5 p.m. until 9 p.m. Funeral from the Clancy-Lucid Funeral Home Saturday at 8:30 a.m., followed by a funeral Mass in the Sacred Heart Church, Weymouth, at 9:30 a.m. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited. Burial in Village Cemetery, Weymouth.