Carole Jean Herman of Cope, Colorado went to be with her Lord and Savior on May 2, 2019 at the Washington County Nursing Home in Akron Colorado.

Carole was born on December 18, 1951 to Carl and JoAnn Vaughan in San Antonio, Texas. The first of three children.

On September 8, 1968 Carole married Melvin Herman. To this union four children were born Martin Herman, Sharon Parrish, Angela Cordell and Justin Herman.

She spent most of her life as a homemaker, mother and farm wife. Carole loved to farm with her husband on the family farm. Her life was spent serving the Lord. And instilling that in her children and grandchildren as well.

Carole was a hard worker, as the children continued to grow and leave the home she managed Cargill in Cope, M&M Coop in Yuma, CO and then worked as the business manager at Liberty School in Joes, CO until she retired.

Carole’s passion was her grandchildren. She lived for the time that she spent with them and loved them with her whole heart. She even had the opportunity to lead a few them to their salvation with our Lord Jesus Christ.

Carole is preceded in death by her parents, Carl and JoAnn Vaughan.

Carole is survived by her husband Melvin and four children: Martin (Lynette) Herman of Evanston Wyoming; Sharon Parrish of Newport Beach Oregon; Angela (Craig) Cordell of Flagler Colorado and Justin (Trisha) Herman of Holyoke, CO. Brothers: Stan (Lynetta) Vaughan of Denver, Colorado and Gerald (Cynthia) Vaughan of Flagler Colorado.

She is survived by 13 grandchildren: Brittany (Michael) Pace, Amanda Herman and Crysta Herman of Wyoming; Sheridan (Brian Jr.) Spaur of Wyoming; Lakyn Parrish of Greeley, CO; Shaylee Parrish of Oregon; Tricia Cordell of Flagler, CO; Mindy Cordell of Denver, CO; Clayton Cordell, Logan and Jaxson Cordell of Flagler, CO; Kaden and Braylin Herman of Holyoke, CO. And three great-grandchildren: Stratton Murray of Greeley, CO; and Kordell and Declan Pace of Wyoming. As well as many nieces, nephews and cousins.

A Memorial Service will be held May 11, 2019 at 2 p.m. in Akron, Colorado at the Washington County Nursing Home, 676 Green House Drive, Harmony House.

Memorials may be made in Carole’s name to the Washington County Nursing Home, 650 Green House Drive, Akron, Colorado 80720.