WINBURNE - James F. Herr, 71, of Winburne, died Wednesday, April 21, 2021, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, with his family by his side.
James was born March 25, 1950, in Philipsburg, a son of the late Charles D. and Priscilla (Wilks) Herr.
He was a mechanic and owned and operated Herr's Garage in Winburne for many years until his retirement.
He was a member of the Lincoln Slovak Political Club.
Among his favorite pastimes, he enjoyed playing the guitar, riding his motorcycle and playing pool.
He is survived by his long-time companion, Joyce Foster, of Clearfield; two daughters, Laurie A. Hull and her husband, Willis Jr., of Clearfield, Jamey L. Shaw and her husband, Kevin, of (Shiloh) RD Woodland; four grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren; two sisters, Delores Reardon and Nancy Cowfer, both of (Gearhartville) RD Philipsburg; two brothers, Benjamin C. Herr and his wife, Sue, of Hudson, RD Philipsburg and Charles "Chuck" Herr, of Philipsburg; and his two cats that he loved dearly.
He was preceded in death by a sister, Helen Herr; and two brothers, Donald and Dennis Herr; in addition to his parents.
A private funeral service will be held at the convenience of the family.
Interment will be in I.O.O.F. Cemetery, Brisbin.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Beezer-Heath Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Philipsburg.
Family and friends may sign the online guestbook and share memories at www.beezerheathfh.com.
Published by The Progress from Apr. 26 to Apr. 27, 2021.