He is survived by his loving wife of 48 years, Rita (Gearing) Winslow and children, Loren (Dianne) Winslow and Katheryn (Brian) Wood; grandchildren, Kaleb, Shyla, Cash and Jonas Winslow; sister, Katheryn Kiger; and brothers-in-law, Beacher Atkins and Larry Gaskill; and numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, Herk was preceded in death by his in-laws, Herman and Rita Gearing; sisters, Maralyn Atkins and Betty Lee Gaskill; brother, Michael and his wife, Barbara and Norman and his wife, Betty. Friends will be received from 1-4 p.m. on Thursday at the James W. Shirley Funeral Home, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon, PA 15642. A prayer service will follow at 4 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Autism Society, https://autismsociety.org. www.shirleyfuneralhome.com
Originally published June 13, 2022.