Hershel Eugene Stidman, born Oklahoma 1934, passed Aug 31, 2013, with his family at his side. He lived in Highland for the last 35 years, retiring from Weyerhaeuser after 22 years of service. He volunteered for the Sheriffs reserve service in San Bernardino for several years, as well as a short stint in the Army. He then started his own pool service business, H & G Pool, which he ran for 33 years, servicing pools in the Highland and San Bernardino areas. He loved working in his garden to supply everyone he knew with all sorts of vegetables. His Maui onions were everyone's favorites. He is survived by his wife Janet, and his 4 children: Hershel Stidman Jr of San Bernardino, Melody Haven of Idaho, Debbie Jones of Corona, and Doreen Aragon of Highland. Hershel was one of 10 children, 5 of which survive him: Floyd in OK, Opal Mount in Texas, Cecil in Arizona, Ethel Eastridge in Arkansas, and Bertie Beasley in Arizona. He has Tricia Cave (Granddaughter), Darin Jones (Grandson), Wayne Aragon (Grandson), Derek Jones (Grandson), Jamie Woodford (Granddaughter), Jadas Cave (Great Grandson), Jaylene Cave (Great Granddaughter), Caleb Jones (Great Grandson), Rylie Jones (Great Granddaughter ),Chase Jones(Great Grandson), who brought him great joy. Services will be held at Montecito Memorial Park Chapel Saturday 9/7/13 from 10 AM to 2 PM.