Michael Herman

Michael Herman

Michael Gerald Herman, 76, of Derry, N.H., formerly of West Orange, died Aug. 10, 2019.

Mr. Herman worked for his family’s business, Spring Air Mattress Company, for over 40 years.

He graduated from West Orange High School in 1961.

He served in the National Guard from 1965 to 1970.

He was a lifelong member of B’nai Shalom in West Orange, where he served as vice president. He was a volunteer with the Holocaust Council of Greater MetroWest for over a decade.

He was a history buff and an avid collector of political and editorial cartoons.

He is survived by his wife, Gail (Gilman); his children, Toby and Rachel Herman; and a brother, Arnold Herman.

Services were held Aug. 13 with arrangements by Stanetsky-Hymanson Memorial Chapel, Salem, Mass. Memorial contributions may be made to Jewish War Veterans.

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