Mildred W. Herr of Avondale

Mildred W. Herr, 92, of Avondale, died Saturday, April 14, at the Christiana Hospital. She was the wife of John H. Herr who died in 2014, and with whom she shared 67 years of marriage.

Mildred W. Herr

Born in Newark, she was the daughter of the late Philip Wilson and the late Ethel Lovett Wilson.

Mrs. Herr was a homemaker. In her early years, she worked as a bookkeeper for the Delaware Trust Co. in Wilmington.

She was a member of the New London Presbyterian Church and the Easter Star-Octorara Chapter.

She enjoyed going to church, traveling, dancing and being with her family and friends.

Mrs. Herr is survived by one son, Robert L. Herr and his wife Susan of Landenberg; one daughter,  Judy H. Small and her husband Melvyn of West Chester; five grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

Her Funeral service and burial will be private.

In lieu of flowers, a contribution may be made to the Christian Life Center, 125 Saginaw Road, Lincoln University, PA 19352

To view her online tribute and to share a memory with her family, please visit

Arrangements by the Foulk & Grieco Funeral Home, West Grove.


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