Herbert Camron Obituary

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Herbert Eugene Camron

August 9, 1917 - October 29, 2012
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Herbert (Herb) Eugene Camron was born on August 17, 1917 in Mt. Vernon, Missouri. He was preceded in death by his wife, Josephine, of 64 years, three brothers and three sisters. He grew up and went to school in Mt. Vernon, MO., where he farmed with his father before joining the Coast Guard in 1943. He was stationed at Fort McHenry, Maryland through the end of World War II. During his service, Herb met the love of his life, Jo Schatz, whom he married in 1946. In 1963 they moved west to California with their son Pete and daughter Amy, where they made their home in Modesto. He worked for McBride's Appliance and later at Gallo Winery. ...
Herbert (Herb) Eugene Camron was born on August 17, 1917 in Mt. Vernon, Missouri.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Josephine, of 64 years, three brothers and three sisters.

He grew up and went to school in Mt. Vernon, MO., where he farmed with his father before joining the Coast Guard in 1943. He was stationed at Fort McHenry, Maryland through the end of World War II.
During his service, Herb met the love of his life, Jo Schatz, whom he married in 1946. In 1963 they moved west to California with their son Pete and daughter Amy, where they made their home in Modesto. He worked for McBride's Appliance and later at Gallo Winery.

He had a very giving heart and enjoyed helping people at every opportunity. He touched many hearts with his kind and gentle spirit.

He is survived by his son, Peter McManus of Dinuba, CA., his daughter, Amy Wade of Modesto, five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

A chapel service will be held at Lakewood Funeral Home (Heritage Chapel), 900 Santa Fe Ave., Hughson, CA., on Monday, November 5th at 11:00 AM. Lakewood Funeral Home entrusted with arrangements.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests gifts to Community Hospice. Remembrances and condolences can be left at www.lakewoodhughson.com.

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