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Herbert A. Hirt

World War II veteran

Published: July 9, 2014 12:00 AM

Herbert A. Hirt, 86, of Streetsboro, died May 24, 2014.

He was born Jan. 13, 1928 in Cleveland to Karl and Elizabeth (Schmider) Hirt.

Mr. Hirt was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II. He attended Streetsboro United Methodist Church and worked as an estimator in the construction industry until his retirement.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Frank Hirt.

He is survived by daughters Evelyn (Donald) Huntsman of Streetsboro and Margaret (Mike) Arbaugh of Atwater; sons Karl (Cathy) Hirt of Cuyahoga Falls, Richard (Wendy) Hirt of Kent and Warren (Michelle) Hirt of Sacramento, Calif.; 14 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; brother Richard Hirt of Stow; and companion Laura Holan of Streetsboro.

Cremation has taken place. A memorial service was May 31 at the Streetsboro United Methodist Church with the Rev. Stephen Sparling officiating.

The family requests memorials be made to the Streetsboro Heritage Foundation.

Arrangements were handled by Shorts Spicer Crislip Funeral Home Ravenna Chapel.

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