Douglas John Herr, 47, of Gold Hill, passed away Friday, December 29, 2017, due to an ATV accident.
He was born September 7, 1970, in Peoria, IL, to Glenn and Janet Taylor Herr. Mr. Herr was a 1989 graduate of Hanover High School and attended Gettysburg College. He was a veteran of the United States Coast Guard and a member of the Special Ops, serving during the Gulf War. For the past five years, he was the owner/operator of Premier Boat Rental on Lake Norman, a job that he truly loved.
Douglas is survived by his parents, Glenn and Janet Herr of Gold Hill, brother, Gregory Herr and wife, Jessica, two nephews, Gabriel Herr and Levi Herr, all of Boise, ID.
A memorial service will be held at 2:00 pm on Wednesday, January 3, 2018, in Gold Hill Wesleyan Church, with Rev. Phillip Martin, officiating.
The family will greet friends and relatives following the memorial service on Wednesday, at the church.
Powles Staton Funeral Home of Rockwell, honored provider of Veterans Funeral Care, is assisting the Herr family. Online condolences may be made at www.powlesfuneralhome.com.
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