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David N. Herstine

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David N. Herstine Obituary
Herstine, David N.
David N. Herstine, 86, of East Haven, died on Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at Connecticut Hospice. He is the husband of the late Harriet Korwek Herstine. He was born in Stewartsville, NJ on January 8, 1931 to the late Ralph and Laura Hart Herstine. He worked as an Auditor for American Can for many years until his retirement. After retirement he worked with several area printing companies including City Printing as a Controller. David is a proud veteran of the United States Navy, serving his country during the Korean War. He was an avid runner, competing in several marathons, loved to garden, as well as skydive. He is survived by a son, Michael (Sara) Herstine of St. Paul, Minnesota, daughter, Rebecca Lynn (Pontus) Ugander of Denver, CO, two stepsons, Michael J. (Donna M.) Korwek, Frank J. (Kim) Korwek and a stepdaughter, Ann M. (Greg) Corris, all of East Haven, a sister, Carol (Marvin) Hawk of Philipsberg, NJ, seven grandchildren, Danielle (John) Connolly, Emily Herstine, Zachary, Alissa, Jillian, Rachel and Cailey Korwek, and one great-granddaughter, Sophia Connolly. He was predeceased by two sisters, Kay Stone and Elizabeth Pyatt Van Horn.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday at 11 a.m. at the East Haven Memorial Longobardi - Brennan Funeral Home, 425 Main St., East Haven, 203-467-1708. Burial with full military honors will take place at East Lawn Cemetery, East Haven. Friends may call from 9:30 to 11:00 prior to the service. Memorial contributions may be made to Connecticut Hospice, 100 Double Beach Rd., Branford, CT 06405. Please visit David's memorial page at easthavenmemorial.com and sign his guestbook.
Published in The New Haven Register on Dec. 1, 2017
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