Larry Lamar Herner (1941 - 2019)

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Service Information
Buffington-Reed Funeral Home
200 West Main Street
Valley View, PA
Celebration of Life
Sunday, May 19, 2019
1:00 PM
family homestead
2 Herner Lane
Hegins, PA
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Memorial Gathering
Following Services
family homestead
2 Herner Lane
Hegins, PA
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Larry Lamar Herner, 77, of 10 Herner Lane, Hegins, passed away Sunday, May 12, 2019, surrounded by his family.

He was born on Nov. 27, 1941, in Hegins, a son of the late Ray and Martha Deitrich Herner.

Larry attended the former Hegins Township High School.

Following high school, he had worked in several area coal mines, later he owned and operated a coal delivery and excavating business.

He was a former member of St. John's Methodist Church, Hegins. He was also a member of Valley Lodge 797 F&AM and the Grand Holy Royal Arch Chapter, Harrisburg.

Larry was preceded in death by his brother, Donald Herner Sr.

He is survived by his wife Mary Ann, to whom he was married for 51 years.

Larry is also survived by two sons, Darryl and wife, Danni-Marie Herner, of Hegins, and Kevin Herner, of Hegins; two grandchildren, Jonathan and Kay-Lee Herner.

A Celebration of Life with Masonic services will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday, May 19, at the family homestead at 2 Herner Lane, Hegins, with the Rev. Michael Klahr, pastor of Friedens UCC, Hegins, officiating. It will be a casual gathering with a cookout following the service, if you like, a covered dish of any kind would be greatly appreciated but not required! Please bring yourself along with what you like to drink and a chair to sit. Buffington-Reed Funeral Home, Valley View, is in charge of arrangements. Condolences can be left for the family at

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Published in Republican & Herald on May 15, 2019
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