Passed away peacefully in his 76th year at Providence Tarzana Medical Center in Los Angeles, CA on June 19, 2012. Services previously held at Groman Eden Cemetery in Mission Hills, CA. Loving companion of Susie. Beloved father of Leslie and her husband David, Steven and his wife Kim, and Elizabeth; step-father of Kate and John. Proud grandfather of Ashton and Alex, Melissa and Sara, and Julie and Max. Great-grandfather of Kyle. Also survived by his sister, Ina. Predeceased by, Diana, his former wife and mother to Leslie, Steven and Elisabeth; survived by his former wife Ginger, mother to Kate and John. Born October 10, 1935, Herb served in the United States Air Force and spent his early career as an engineer for several large aerospace firms. He went on to work for two decades with The Washington Post newspaper first in computers then in advertising. A passion for cars and auto-racing was an undercurrent throughout his full and varied life.