Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, August 8, 2017 in his 90th year. Beloved husband of 38 years to Ruth. Predeceased by his first wife Norma Stratford. Loving father of Robert (Marna), Harvey (Kathy), Jeff (Elaine), Neil (Bonnie), and Marsha (Brad). Proud grandpa to many grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great great-grandchildren. Dear brother of the late Laura (Warren) Vincent, Marion (Jim) Lindsay and Patricia (Eldred) Besley. Also survived by many extended family members. Herb lived and farmed all his life in Onondaga Twp. He was also a volunteer fireman for 25 years at the Onondaga Fire Station. On behalf of the family, a special thank you to the nurses and staff at Riverview Terrace for a wonderful year, and thank you to the nurses and staff at the BGH for all their compassionate care. The family will receive friends at the DENNIS TOLL FUNERAL HOME, 55 Charing Cross Street, Brantford on Thursday, August 10, 2017 from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. A funeral service celebrating Herb’s life will take place on Friday at 11 a.m. in the chapel. Interment Salt Springs Church Cemetery. If desired, donations to the Salt Springs Church Heritage Society or the Heart & Stroke Foundation appreciated.