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Kerry Hershman

January 10, 1963 ~ September 15, 2021 (age 58)


Kerry Michael Hershman, 58, Indiana, passed away Wednesday, September 15, 2021 while at Indiana Regional Medical Center.

The son of Kenneth Eugene and Shirley Coralie (Norris) Hershman, he was born January 10, 1963 in Lafayette, IN.

Kerry had been baptized by Pastor Richard Cassel at the Graystone Presbyterian Church in Indiana, PA.  He was a Veteran of the United States Marine Corps and was a member of the Army Reserves.  Kerry helped in the construction of Johnstown after the flood.  He loved music, camping, and motorcycles and trikes.  Kerry was a free spirit who led a rough but adventurous life. 

Surviving are his parents; his son, Jesse Hershman; his daughter, Jade Smith (Donald); grandchildren, Katlyn Smith, Elizabeth and Maddison Brown, Genevieve Hershman, and Kearsten Eakins; his brother, Bradley Hershman (Erin); his sister, Amanda Owens (Fred); and many nieces and nephews. 

Kerry was preceded in death by a sister, Ellen (Hershman) Blystone and a niece, Haylee Jackson.

Friends will be received on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the John A. Lefdahl Funeral Home for a memorial gathering.  A memorial service will immediately follow in the Lefdahl Chapel with Pastor Richard Cassel, officiating. 


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Memorial Gathering
September 18, 2021

10:00 AM
John A. Lefdahl Funeral Home
898 Old Route 119 N
Indiana, PA 15701

Memorial Service
September 18, 2021

11:00 AM
Lefdahl Chapel
898 Old Rte 119 N
Indiana , Pennsylvania 15701

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