Herman R. Muldrew, 87, of Glen Dale, WV, passed away Sunday, October 1, 2017 at home surrounded by family.
He was born June 9, 1930, a son of the late Charles and Alma (McDonald) Muldrew. Herman was a US National Guard Veteran and a member of Sherrard United Methodist Church. He was a member of American Legion Post #3 and a volunteer firefighter with Sherrard Volunteer Fire Department for over 43 years. In 1961 Herman went into business for himself and owned an automobile mechanic, body work and paint facility, Muldrew Service Company. He also had a deep passion for maintaining and driving his own stock cars for 18 years, landing in the “Dirt Track Racing – Hall of Fame” in 2004.
Above everything, the most important thing to Herman was his family, he never went a day without telling them he loved him.
In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by two brothers, Robert and William Muldrew and one sister, Lenore Weekly.
Herman is survived by his loving wife , of 63 years, Patricia (Berletch) Muldrew; two children, Terry (Marti) Muldrew and Tammy (Rob) Clark both of Glen Dale; one sister, Dorothy Hoffmaster of South Carolina; two grandsons, Ryan (Dee) Muldrew and Michael (Vanessa) Muldrew; three step-granddaughters, Danielle Dabrawsky, Erin Hardy and Jennifer Debrawsky; five great-grandchildren, Jacson, Tyler, Hailey, Nathan and Kaitlyn Muldrew, and several nieces and nephews.
Family and friends will be received Tuesday, October 3, from 2-4 & 6-8 pm, and Wednesday, October 4 from 10 am until time of service at 11 am, at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Lutes & Kirby-Vance Chapel, 118 Grant Ave., Moudnsville, with Rev. Alan Flaitz officiating. Interment will be held at Halcyon Hills Memorial Garden.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Sherrard Volunteer Fire Department by clicking here, Sherrard United Methodist Church by clicking here or to Brain Cancer Research by clicking here.
Condolences may be left to the family at www.altmeyerfuneralhome.com.
We are so very sorry about the passing of Herman. He will always have a special place in our hearts.
Prayers to the family will miss Herman but will have memories of him always.
My thoughts and prayers for you during this difficult time. A wonderful person whom I knew all my life.. Please accept my sincere sympathy.
We will always treasure the wonderful memories we have of Herman. Our thoughts and prayers will be with all of you as you grieve the loss of such a special man.
Patty, Tammy and Family, Our thoughts and prayers are with you in this time of great loss. We remember Herman as a great neighbor when he had his garage and a wonderful Church Friend. He will be greatly missed. Hugs to all
May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time,
May you come to know that the love of God is with you always,
May your memories of Herman R. Muldrew, give you peace, comfort and strength…
Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete.
I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten..
and prayers to the family of ….
US National Guard Veteran, Herman R. Muldrew, is “A True American Hero” God Bless†
† Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †