Donald ‘Mike’ Herbst age 79, of Cridersville passed away Monday, July 11, 2022 at Lima Memorial. He was born July 1, 1943 in Lima to the late Lowell B. and W. Woneta (McCaslin) Herbst. He married Barbara Ann Carpenter April 4, 1964 and she preceded him in death Feb. 27, 2020.
Mike had retired from Westinghouse/Sundstrand. Mike was a member of the Wapak Eagles and American Legion. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and sitting on his porch watching the world go by.
Survivors include a son Pete (Shelly) Herbst of Roy, Utah, a daughter Chelle (Pete) Zuppardo of Wapakoneta, 2 granddaughters: Emily (Jaden) Nelson and Maddie Herbst; brothers Bob (Tricia) Herbst of Van Wert and Gary Herbst of Lima, a sister-in-law Nancy Herbst of Tennessee and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by siblings Jim Herbst, Deb Carnes, Doug Herbst and Terry McCaslin.
The family will receive friends 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Thursday at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville. The funeral will be 10:00 a.m., Friday, July 15 at the funeral home with Pastor Jon Spyker officiating. Memorial contributions may be given to the Allen County Veteran’s Food Pantry or the Auglaize County Humane Society.
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