She loved offering her music to the local nursing homes leading sing-a-longs with the residents. Her greatest love in her later years was actively following the endeavors and athletic events of her grandchildren. She truly loved all of her grandchildren and was delighted to have become a great-grandmother.
She is survived by her husband of 62 years; two sons and their wives, Craig and Lizbeth (Huyer) Herrick of Liverpool and Kevin and Denise (Camp) Herrick of Oneonta; four grandchildren, Christopher Jason (Jake) Herrick and his wife, Kerry of Syracuse, Samuel Herrick of Rochester and Brittney and Mallory Herrick of Oneonta; and one great-granddaughter, Clara Jane Herrick. She is also survived by a brother, Richard Shetler of Strathmere, N.J.; and several nephews, nieces and cousins.
She was predeceased by her parents; and sister-in-law, Jane Shetler.
Calling hours will be from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 29, 2014, at the First United Methodist Church, 66 Chestnut St., Oneonta. Funeral services will be at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at the church officiated by Pastor Teressa Sivers, followed by a reception.
Burial will be later at the convenience of the family.
Expressions of sympathy may be sent to www.lhpfuneralhome.com.
Funeral arrangements are by the Lewis, Hurley & Pietrobono Funeral Home, 51 Dietz St., Oneonta.