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Gloria Herbert

December 13, 1931 - July 28, 2021
Saugatuck, MI



Tuesday, August 3, 2021
11:00 AM EDT
Riverside-Saugatuck Cemetery
3461 Bluestar Highway
Saugatuck, MI 49453


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Hospice of Holland
270 Hoover Blvd
Holland, MI 49423
(616) 396-2972
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Alzheimer's Association, Northwest Michigan Chapter
2944 Fuller Ave, NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49505
(616) 459-4558
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Life Story / Obituary


Gloria Faith Herbert, age 89, of Saugatuck passed away Wednesday, July 28, 2021 at Addington Place of Lakeside Vista.

Gloria’s joy in life was fishing Lake Michigan, Silver Lake or any place the fish were biting. She enjoyed the time she spent in Florida especially spending time with her church family.

She was preceded in death by her husband Lawrence Herbert, son Larry Herbert Jr., grandson Tracy Perkins and sister Carolina (Elmer) Vande Wege.

She is survived by her children: Mary Lou (Jeff) Steele of Holland, Denny (Sue) Herbert of Saugatuck and Mike (Kathy) Herbert of Saugatuck; 11 grandchildren; several great grandchildren; sisters: Shirley (John) Richardson of Waterford, MI; Sandra (Harold) Swartz of Tucson, AZ; many nieces, nephews, cousins and aunts.

A graveside service is planned for 11:00 am, Tuesday, August 3, 2021 at Riverside-Saugatuck Cemetery with family and friends welcome. Rev. Jonathan Fris will be presiding. Memorial contributions may be given to Hospice of Holland or the Alzheimer’s Association. Arrangements are by Dykstra Funeral Homes-Saugatuck Chapel.