Harry "Bill" Herron

Harry “Bill” Herron age 65 of McCool Jct, NE died Saturday, July 15, 2017 near McCool Jct.

He was born June 7, 1952 in York, NE to Leslie R. and Marjorie L. (Teinert) Herron and graduated from York High School in 1971. Bill was a longtime McCool area welder and farmer recently working for Jim McGowan and before that for Tracy Sheet Metal Company in York. A member of the First Lutheran Church in McCool Jct, he loved attending tractor pulls, collecting Native American artifacts and Western American History.

He is survived by his daughter Bev (John) Penrod of New Hampton, IA and their children John Jr Penrod and Jessica Penrod all of New Hampton, IA. His son Martin Herron of Lincoln, NE and daughter Kim (Chris) Buethe and their children Jaxin Buethe and Elijah Buethe of Gretna, NE, and a granddaughter Savana Allbee of Fort Dodge, IA. Also surviving is a brother Robert (Patricia) Herron of Utica, NE and his sister Mary Tieken of York.

He was preceded in death by his parents, one infant sister and his daughter Christy.

Memorial services were held at 10:00 a.m., Friday, July 21, 2017 at Metz Chapel in York with PMA Jim Germer officiating. Inurnment followed in the Council Cemetery west of York. Memorials may be directed to his family for later designation.

Condolences may be emailed to Metz Mortuary Messages will be given to the family.