Erma Marie Herwig  December 16 1928  November 14 2020

Erma Marie Herwig December 16 1928 November 14 2020

December 16 1928 November 14 2020
Erma’s Obituary Erma M Herwig of Mora passed away on November 14, 2020. She was a young 91 years old. She was born to Ernest and Sigrid Zimpel on December 16, 1928 in McGrath, Minnesota. She grew up on a farm with six siblings. From 1944-45 at 16 years old she had the responsibility of staying alone on the farm doing chores and raising her younger sister while their parents worked out of town and all three brothers were serving in WWII. She graduated from McGrath High School in 1946. In 1948 she married Gus Herwig, and they had two sons. They moved to the Mora area in 1961. For many years she worked at Gene’s Studio of Mora. Gus and Erma enjoyed dancing and went to many dances in their early years. Fishing was one of their favorite pastimes and they would spend hours on the lake whenever possible. She also enjoyed gardening, sewing, playing cards, Sudoku, and was an amazing cook. Erma was an active member of Zion Lutheran Church. Most of all she loved her family and they loved her. Her grandchildren adored her. She was a blessing to all and will never be forgotten. She will be missed. She was preceded in death by her husband, Gus, parents; Ernest and Sigrid, brothers; Ivan, Clarence and Robert, sisters; Bertha and Elva. She is survived by her sons Rod (Carla) and Kevin (Barb), grandchildren; Stacy (Corey), Shannon (Steve), and Adam, great-grandchildren; Gavin, Lauren, Aiden and Lincoln, step grandchildren Derek (Lisa), Nina (Michael), step great-grandchildren, Devin, Nikki, Megan, and Missy, sister, Marlene (Keith) Van Hale and many other relatives and friends. A private family service was held. To plant Memorial Trees in memory of Erma Marie Herwig, please click here to visit our Sympathy Store. Read More

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death notice Erma Marie Herwig December 16 1928 November 14 2020

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