November 2, 1924 - December 27, 2007
Leland Raymond Herrick 1924-2007 Funeral service for Leland Raymond Herrick, age 83 of Princeton, will be Thursday, Jan 03, 2008 at 11:00 AM at the First Baptist Church. Brian Strom will officiate. Burial will follow in the Elm Lawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, Jan 02, 2008 from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM at the First Baptist Church. Mr. Herrick passed away on Thursday, Dec 27, 2007 at Orchard View Rehab and Health Care Center. He was born on Nov 02, 1924 in Manlius, Illinois to Raymond and Jenny (Bohm) Herrick. He graduated from Manlius High School in 1943. Leland married Dorothy Traynor on July 8, 1945 at the First Baptist Church in Princeton. He farmed locally, was a manager at Tobler Transfer, and drove a shuttle after he retired. He was an active member of First Baptist Church, teaching Sunday school, being a youth director and a deacon. Leland collected hats and enjoyed John Deere Tractors. He especially loved people and he really loved to drive. Leland is survived by his wife of 62 years, Dorothy Herrick of Princeton. Also surviving are his three children: Sharon (Bob) Fitzgerald of MI, Linda (Eugene) Jeffery of Wyanet, and Tim (Joan) Herrick of Bamkomali, West Africa. Surviving as well are seven grandchildren: Michelle (Paul) Rispoli, Patty (Jim) Ince, Jennifer (Dave Taylor) Hansen, Amy (John) Novak, Joe Hansen, Nicholas Herrick, Samuel Herrick, 9 great grandchildren, and one great grandchild on the way. He was preceded in death by his parents. Memorials may be directed to the Navigator Mission or to the First Baptist Church.
Leland Raymond Herrick 1924-2007 Funeral service for Leland Raymond Herrick, age 83 of Princeton, will be Thursday, Jan 03, 2008 at 11:00 AM at the First Baptist Church. Brian Strom will officiate. Burial will follow in the Elm Lawn Memorial... View Obituary & Service Information
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