Charles E. Hermans
unknown - February 8, 2013
Charles E. Hermans, 91, of Baldwinsville, passed away Friday, Feb. 8, 2013, at Crouse Hospital. He was born in East Rochester and lived in the Baldwinsville area for 50 years where he was known as the “Mayor of Grove Street.” Charlie was a 1940 graduate of East Rochester High School. He was in the U.S. Army from 1944 –1948, a proud WWII veteran. He was retired after 42 years with Conrail. Charlie was a member of the United Transport Union, the American Legion and VFW Post. He was an avid golfer and baseball fan.
Charlie was predeceased by a daughter, Ruth Cardinale of Long Beach, CA.
Survivors: wife, Nancy A. Hermans; his children, Charles E. (Beverly) Hermans, Jr. of AK, Cryss (Robert) Rigdon of CA, Georgette (Robert) Gould of Oswego, Jeannette (Craig) Flowers of Liverpool, 17 grandchildren; 35 great-grandchildren and eight great-great-grandchildren; his siblings, Marguerite Klehammer, Jeannetta Hermans, Marie Pohl and George (Merry) Hermans; several nieces and nephews.
Services: 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 14, at St. Mary's Church Baldwinsville. Burial in Riverview Cemetery, Baldwinsville. Calling hours: 4-7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 13, at the Falardeau Funeral Home, 93 Downer St., Baldwinsville. Contributions: Wounded Warriors Project, PO Box758517, Topeka, KS 66675.