Seymour Herre

Date of Death: 
Sunday, August 27, 2023

Seymour Herre (98) passed away peacefully on August 27,2023

Born March 4,1925 in Chicago, IL to Charles and Anna. He was the youngest out of 5 siblings, Jeanette, Jerry, Dorothy, and Harold. In 1943 he enlisted in the army and served in Europe and Japan. Ranked as private first class co c 22nd infinity military policeman. On December 1,1944 he received shrapnel wound during the Western Allied Invasion of Germany. For which he was honorably discharged with a purple heart from WWII. He was proud to serve his country.

On October 19, 1952, he married his love of his life, Beverly, and they spend 45 years together. Seymour and Beverly welcomed 3 children together, Marla, Charles, and Ronald. Which led to 5 grandchildren, Monique, Melissa, Brian, Richard, and Matthew. Then had the honor to be a great grandfather to Autumn, Ella, and Owen.

Seymour was strong willed and stubborn at times, but he also had an enormous heart and wonderful sense of humor. He was generous, loyal, and brave. He will be remembered for all the heart he shared with his friends and family. He will be missed dearly.

Wednesday, September 6, 2023 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Wednesday, September 6, 2023 - 1:00pm


Randy Gumkowski
To the family and friends, so sorry for your loss. Rest Easy Hero. Randy Gumkowski (INPGR)
Philip Williamson
I was privileged to meet Seymour several years ago in Montana, and I deeply appreciate his service to our country! God bless him and his great generation! Praying for Chuck and family…may the God of all peace and comfort be there with them!