Edith Herheim, Gouverneur, passed away at the age of 98.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Gordon O. Herheim; her parents, Henry J. (Pete) and Edith Curtis; her sisters, Jeanne (Toby) Tyler and Hon (Howard) VanNorton. She leaves her children, Dianne Winters, Rochester; David (Janice) Herheim, Gouverneur; Sue Sharpe, Romulus; Marsha Littwitz, Rochester; and Janice Herheim, Malone; seven grandchildren and four great grandchildren; her sister, Joanne Phelps, Farmville, NC; and many loving nieces and nephews.
A lifelong resident of Gouverneur, she graduated from Gouverneur High School in 1936 and attended Crane School of Music. She could often be seen riding her bicycle around town into her mid-80’s and made a daily stop at the Donut Shop where she was a member of the Golden Girls. She loved traveling and volunteered for the E.J. Noble Hospital Auxiliary, the Gouverneur Garden Club, and the Gouverneur public Library.
If desired, consider a donation to the Gouverneur Public Library, 60 Church Street, Gouverneur, NY 13642.
There will be a private graveside service. Please join the family at the Casablanca Restaurant 11:30 a.m. to1:30p.m. on Saturday, July 22.