CATLIN — Louis R. Herdle, 61, of Catlin, passed away at 5:07 p.m. Sunday, July 13, 2014, at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana.
He was born April 29, 1953, in Philadelphia, Pa., to Louis and Dorothy Bringhurst Herdle.
Louis married Sue Crawford on Dec. 26, 2000, at Fairview United Methodist Church.
Sue survives as well as three sons, Justin White, Perry White and Noah White; two sisters, Dottie (Norm) Edsell and Joyce Greiger; two nephews, Ron Stiehl and Mike (Debbie) Stiehl; three nieces, Cyndi (Scott) Griffin, Kim (Mark) Bowman and Gen Grieger; four great-nephews, Tyler Bowman, Noah Stiehl, Zach Greiger and Evan Griffin; one great-niece, Amanda Bowman; and one great-great-nephew, Avery Bowman. He was preceded in death by his parents.
Louis was a merchandiser and enjoyed model trains. He was an avid Pittsburgh Steelers fan and a 32nd Degree Mason. Louis attended Catlin United Methodist Church. He served his country in the Navy on board the USS Preble.
Funeral services: 10 a.m. Thursday at Robison Chapel in Catlin. Rev. Curtis Flake to officiate. Burial in Danville National Cemetery with full military honors. Visitation is from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday at Robison Chapel. Memorials to the American Heart Association. Online condolences: www.robisonchapel.com.