Herbert Bailey

Obituary of Herbert Herman Bailey

Herbert H. Bailey of Stratford, NJ, formerly of Philadelphia, PA, passed peacefully on December 25, 2019. Brother of Diane Reilly (Robert) of Arizona and Lionel (Mary Ann) of Pennsylvania. Father of Danielle of Stratford, Erik of West Lawn, PA, Christopher (Elisa) of Haddonfield, and Karla Anastasopoulas (Chris) of Hamilton Square. Grandfather of John, Katelyn, and Michael Kell; Sean and Chase Bailey; Amanda, Julia, and Gina Egizi and Olivia Bailey; Andrew, Lauren, Nicole, and Katherine Anastasopoulas. Uncle of Jeanine, David and Christina Bailey. Herb was born April 4, 1936 in Bryn Mawr. PA. Formally of Germantown, Philadelphia and Indiana. Herb graduated from Germantown High School in 1954. He was a US Air Force Veteran. He joined the service when he was 18, served in South Korea, and received the National Defense Service Medal and Good Conduct Medal. Herb was an avid Philadelphia sports enthusiast and enjoyed spending time at the Jersey Shore and in the Poconos with his family. His favorite spot was any spot in Louisiana. Burial will be at Brigadier General William C. Doyle Memorial Cemetery in Wrightstown, NJ. Services will be held at the cemetery's chapel on Friday, January 10 at 11:00 AM. A celebration of life gathering for family and friends will be held at 425 Overhill Rd., Haddonfield, NJ, on Saturday, January 11 from 2:00 to 6:00 PM. In lieu of flowers, please donate to one of Herb's favorite charities: Veterans Multi-Service Center (www.vmcenter.org) or St. Joseph's Indian School (www.stjo.org).
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