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Thomas W. Herbold

April 17, 1942 ~ September 1, 2020 (age 78)


Thomas Wayne Herbold, 78, of Austintown, Ohio died September 1, 2020 at Wesleyan Village in Elyria, Ohio with his loved ones by his side after a battle with Alzheimer’s.Tom was born April 17, 1942 in Lakewood, Ohio to Erwin and Eleanor (Moberg) Herbold. He served in the United States Army from Dec 1965 until September 1967, stationed in Korea. Upon returning from service, he earned his Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Cleveland State University. Over his 40-year career in accounting, he worked for Sealtest Dairy, Anchor Motor Freight, and Dean Dairy.  On July 18, 1970, he married Judith Ann Burden. They raised their two children Heather and Matthew.Tom loved any type of outdoor activity; camping, hiking, and running, so much so that he took on the role of Scout Master for Boy Scout Troop 75. He also loved watching sports, especially Cleveland teams. He was a very outgoing person, known for his sly smirk and his kind and compassionate spirit.Tom was preceded in death by his parents Erwin and Eleanor Herbold and sister-in-law Kay Herbold. He is survived by his wife Judy, daughter Heather (Mike) Stephens, son Matthew (Kendra), brother Roger, brother Keith (Rita), grandchildren Kayla, Braden, Roy, & Serenity, nieces Sara, Karen, Michelle, Melanie, & Lisa, nephews Bob & Ken. A private showing and graveside services will be held on September 4, 2020. Arrangements are being handled by the Duke Funeral Home 1021 Main St. Grafton.. 


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