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Debora Ann Herda
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Birth: Jun. 16, 1952
New Prague
Scott County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Jul. 20, 1974
Minnesota, USA

Debora Herda Dies In Horseback Riding Accident

Funeral services for Debora Anne Herda of Waverly were held at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Waverly on Tuesday, July 23rd, at 10:00 a.m. The Mass was concelebrated by Fathers Henry Gessner, Michael Ince, Robert Cassidy, Richard Wirth and Gerald Keefe.

A cousin, Julie Bertin of Detroit, gave the scripture reading, and Mass servers were John Kadlec, John Gagnon, Mike Jacobson, Jimmie Decker and John Reimer. Serving as pallbearers were John and Jim Bertin, of Detroit, Gregg Buttenhoff, Terry Fischer, Bill Kadlec and Jeff Sterner.

Miss Herda died on July 20th at Fairview-Southdale Hospital, of injuries sustained in a horseback riding accident.

A daughter of Joseph and Ann (Mussche) Herda, she was born at Queen of Peace Hospital in New Prague, Mn. June 16th, 1952. She attended St. Mary's Elementary School and was graduated from Howard Lake High School.

She attended St. Cloud State College and was employed with IDS in Minneapolis for two years.

Besides her parents, she is survived by nine brothers and sisters - Joseph Herda USN, San Diego, Calif.; David Herda of Tulsa, Oklahoma; Steve Herda, Mary Jo Herda and Mrs. Dick Goepfort (Margie) of Howard Lake; and Jimmie, Danny, Connie and Terri Herda of Waverly.

Among the many relatives attending the wake and funeral were: Mr. and Mrs. Julian Bertin and family and Mrs. Bill Hannum of Detroit, Michigan; George Herda of Newark, California; Mr. and Mrs. John Bruzek and son, Greg, Mr. and Mrs. J. L. Suel and family, Mr. and Mrs. ray Catalano and family, Cindy Timmons, all of New Prague, Mn.; Mr. and Mrs. Jim Herda and family, Mr. and Mrs. Bob Herda and family of Apple Valley, Mn.; Hank Scheinost of Robbinsdale; Mr. and Mrs. Dave Herda and family, Tulsa, Oklahoma; Mr. and Mrs. Joe Herda, Jr., San Diego, California; Sister Debora, OSB, of Staples, Mn.; Father Richard Wirth, Bloomington; Father Henry Gessner and Father Bob Cassidy of Richfield and Father Mike Ince of St. Paul; Mr. and Mrs. Bjorn Tenold, Wayzata; Rev. Harold Bode, Lester Prairie. 
Family links: 
  Joseph A. Herda (1920 - 2012)
  Anna Stephanie Marie Mussche Herda (1921 - 2003)
  Joseph John Herda (1947 - 2009)*
  Stephen James Herda (1949 - 2009)*
  Debora Ann Herda (1952 - 1974)
  Margaret Rose Herda (1953 - 1987)*
*Calculated relationship
Saint Mary's Cemetery
Wright County
Minnesota, USA
Created by: shovelbum
Record added: Aug 10, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 115213572
Debora Ann Herda
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Debora Ann Herda
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