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JOSEPH F. Sr., 82 years of age, of Philadelphia, PA. Passed away on October 5, 2011. Dear son to the late Cecilia Herring Vann. Beloved husband, for 51 years, to the late Gloria M. (nee Gallagher), who passed away March 24, 2008. Loving father of Joseph Herring Jr., Lynn Eisenstein and Gail Scullion. Also survived by his 5 grand-children and 3 great grand-children. Predeceased by his brother Eugene Bowman. He was the favorite Uncle Joe to many nieces and nephews and greatly respected as "Joe the Glassman" for 35 years.
According to his wishes, Joe will be cremated and no Funeral Service will be held. The family will hold a Committal Service for both Joe and Gloria at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in the spring. If you wish to attend the committal ceremony in the spring, please contact Delaware Valley Cremation Center or the family via email or facebook. Arrangements by SUCHARSKI CREMATION SERVICE, INC.

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Published in Philadelphia Inquirer/Philadelphia Daily News from Oct. 9 to Oct. 10, 2011.
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October 13, 2011
I am so sorry for your loss. I never had the pleasure of meeting your father, but from the way you spoke about him, I know he was a very special person. May you be filled with happy memories of him.
Love and hugs,
Mercedes Arnao
October 10, 2011
Sorry for your loss. Mr. Herring was a great guy. I think what I'll always remember most about him is his sense of humor.
October 9, 2011
to the wonderful family of Herring Family Joseph F Herring was the greatest man he will be missed your Father or grandfather is the Special Angel watching over his children and great children make sure you guys are safe he in heaven with the people who loves him when you see the a star shinning at night make a wish on it we love you Mr Herring
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