2008-10-17 / Obits

Fred W. Herbst

Former Resident

Fred Herbst, a former Rockaway resident, died October 10. He was 87.

Herbst was born in Akron, Ohio in August 1921. His family moved to Rockaway in 1925. He lived in Arverne until 1948 and later moved to Bayswater until 1959. He served as a flight officer in the US Navy during World War II and was discharged as a Lieutenant Commander in 1945. He worked at Herbst Brothers Oldsmobile.

Herbst was preceded in death by his wife, Anne Herbst.

He is survived by his sons, Richard and Philip.

Interment was at Beth El Cemetery in Davie, Florida.

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