Herman Lee Amidon was born May 10, 1932 in Leander, Texas, the son of Ralph and Mattie Lee Copeland Amidon. He passed from this life June 10, 2014 at his home in Roanoke, at the age of 82 years and 1 month. Herman was a veteran of the United States Navy and was a former Commander at VFW Post 5074. He had worked for many years as a truck driver and enjoyed collecting coins and sportscards. He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife Charlene and a brother, Ralph Amidon. Herman leaves to cherish his memory his daughter, Kathy Butterfield of Roanoke; grandchildren, Chelsey Butterfield, Aubrey Butterfield and Colin Butterfield all of Little Rock, Arkansas; sisters, Dorothy Moeller of Georgetown, Texas and Sandra Crumley and husband Ronnie of Burnet, Texas; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Visitation will be held Saturday, June 14, 2014 at 1pm at J.E. Foust and Son Funeral Home. Funeral services will follow at 2:30 pm at J.E. Foust and Son Funeral Chapel with Ronnie Crumley officiating. Burial will be at Bluebonnet Hills Memorial Park.