Robert Edward Hermann, Sr., age 89, of Erie, passed away on Sunday, October 11, 2020 at the Pennsylvania Soldiers and Sailors Home. He was born in Erie on December 23, 1930 to the late Edward Charles and Margaret Rose (Zimmer) Hermann.
Robert retired from GE. He served in the US Army during the Korean Conflict in the 1st Battalion 224th Infantry Regiment and received the following medals: the Korean Service Medal, Good Conduct Medal, United Nations Service Medal, ROK Presidential Unit Citation, and the National Defense Service Medal. Robert enjoyed boating, fishing, hunting, and camping and was an avid gun collector.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his beloved wife, Ruth Marie (Ranyak) Hermann and a son, Robert E. Hermann, Jr.
Robert is survived by his son, Edward J. Hermann (Teri) of Union City, daughter Mary Ellen Hermann of Millcreek, grandchildren Michelle Randazzo, Jeremi Hermann (Andrea), Jason Hermann (Krisy), Allyissa Hermann, and Randy Green, great-grandchildren Angelina, Zachary, Vincent, Craig, Ryli, Elliott, Dylan, Isabella, and Lurissa.
Private burial will be in Phillipsville Union Cemetery.
Arrangements entrusted to Davis Cremation & Funeral Services, 459 E. 12th St. Erie, PA 16503. Condolences to the family may be made at www.daviscremationservices.com.
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