Funeral services for Herman Venable will be held on Monday, October 1, 2012 at 1:30pm at St.Frances Cabrini Church with Fr. Jose Robles officiating. Visitation will be held on Sunday, September 30, 2012 from 5-9 pm with a rosary at 7:30 and on Monday from 10-12:30 pm at Griffin Forest Lawn Funeral Home. Burial will be at Forest Lawn Memorial Park.
Mr. Venable, age 74, of Alexandria, entered into eternal rest on Friday, September 28, 2012 at St. Frances Cabrini Hospital.
Herman retired from the United States Air Force
after 23 years and worked 17 years for the Department of Defense as a flight commander.
He is preceeded in death by his son; Rodney Wayne Venable.
Survivors include his wife of 53 years, Joycie Venable, son; Steven Venable and wife Lisa of Dallas, Texas, and daughter; Debbie Daigle and husband Donald of Alexandria, grandchildren; Ashley Marler and husband Michael, Jeremy Venable and wife Carol, Josh Venable and wife Ariel, Brandt Daigle and fiancé Madison Murray and Mallori Daigle of Alexandria, great- grandchildren; Bryce Marler, Easton Marler and Baylen Venable.