Eunice Herr 88 of Rotonda West, Fl passed away unexpectedly after complications from surgery at Englewood Hospital on Friday, Oct 28,2022.
Born June 11, 1934 in Washington, DC to the late Ernest and Audrey Maynard. She has been a resident of Sarasota and Charlotte County for 17 years comming from Galesville, MD in 2004.
Eunice retired from the Federal Government in 1997 after 20+ years of service. Eunice loved working with her orchids and plants in general. She was a member of the Englewood Shell Club where early on she loved to go on the shelling adventures and most recently spending time with the friends she cherished thru the years. She was very talented and created beautiful pieces of art with the shells she found. She also loved to bead and created beautiful pieces that she loved to give to friends and family. Recently she kept busy crocheting baby blankets for her great-grandbabies, cross stitching, and could be found relaxing on her lanai listening to audio books with her grand-dog Bella.
From early childhood Eunice had a strong faith. She was a member of Englewood United Methodist Church where she loved to serve. Even when age kept her from attending she faithfully watched the service online every Sunday and volunteered with the card ministry from home. Eunice’s greatest joy was her family!
Eunice’s beloved husband Jack of 60+ years preceded her in death in 2020. She leaves behind one daughter, Janice (Ron) Waters of Rotonda West, FL. Two sons; John (Maureen) Herr of Belvedere CA, Robert (Suzanne) Herr of Arnold, MD; 8 grandchildren: Claire (Fred), Jack, Michael (Jessica) Steven, Ron (Tracie), Rian (Elliott), Amanda (Dennis), Randy (Stephanie), Robert and 5 great-grandchildren: Christian, Carson, Charli, Maddie and Betty. Surviving is a sister Joyce in Tennessee.
A service for family and friends will be held at Englewood United Methodist Church (Doan Chapel) on Saturday, December 3, 2022 at 10:00 AM.
Memorial contributions may be made in her name to either Englewood United Methodist Church 700 East Dearborn St. Englewood, FL 34223 or Tidewell Hospice, Inc. 5955 Rand Blvd. Sarasota, FL 34238.