Tina Herr


OAKWOOD — Tina Marie Herr, 56, of Oakwood, passed away with her family by her side at 9:57 p.m. Sunday, May 12, 2019, at CHP Defiance Area Inpatient Hospice Center. Tina courageously battled cancer for 10 years.

She was born July 20, 1962, in Lima, to Clayton and Alice (Schulte) Britsch. Her father is deceased and her mother survives in Leipsic. She and her husband, Robert “Bob” Herr, have spent a blissful 23 years together and he resides in Oakwood.

Also surviving are four children, Brock (Ashley) Foor of Oakwood, Karissa (Kenny) Boyd of Antwerp, Lance (Emilie) Foor of Payne, and Clay Herr of Oakwood; eight grandchildren; three brothers, Tim (Terri) Britsch of Dupont, Dan (Ginny) Britsch of Columbus Grove, and Tony Britsch of Continental; three sisters, Linda (Randy) Coble of Continental, Betty (Ken) Kosch of Kalida, and Barb (Doug) Verhoff of Kalida; her father and mother-in-law, Tom and Sharon Herr of Oakwood; and brothers and sisters in-law, Randy (Annette) Herr of Continental and Ryan (Jennifer) Herr of Grover Hill.

She also was preceded in death by two brothers, Christopher and Michael Britsch; and a nephew, Pat Britsch.

Tina worked at Braun Industries in Van Wert. She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. Tina will be greatly missed by all including her beloved dog, Ozzy.

A funeral service will be 11 a.m. Friday, May 17, 2019, at Heitmeyer Funeral Home, Oakwood, with Pastor Greg Cramer officiating. Burial will be at a later date. Visitation will be from 2-8 p.m. Thursday, May 16, 2019, and from 10-11 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice. Condolences can be expressed at www.heitmeyerfuneralhome.com.

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