Herbert Lewis Schaerges

October 13, 1926 - April 23, 2022

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Herb Schaerges passed peacefully in to the open arms of Jesus on April 23, 2022.  Waiting at the gates of Heaven is his beloved wife of 67 years Betty (Vossler) Schaerges.  Survived by his three children, Sandra (Joe) Budd, Susan (Don) Burroughs, and Robert (Janet) Schaerges, 10 grandchildren – Brian Budd, Courtney (Budd) Priest, Lindsay Budd, Brett Budd, Michael Burroughs, Megan (Burroughs) Jansen, Matthew Burroughs, Lauren (Schaerges) Bertz, Robert Schaerges Jr., and Madison Schaerges, also blessed with 10 great grandchildren.  Herb was born in Woodlawn, Ohio to the late Edith (Elberg) Schaerges and Louis Schaerges on October 13, 1926 and was brother to the late Betty (Schaerges) Moffet.  Herb attended Reading High School and married his childhood sweet heart on January 21, 1950.  Herb was a resident of the Village of Evendale since 1959.  Herb was a longtime member of Reading Baptist Church where he served as Trustee, Sunday School Teacher, choir member, along with many other duties.  Later he became a member of Landmark Church, Evendale, Ohio and was a faithful member until illness prevented his attendance.  Herb started his own business in 1972 (Schaerges & Vossler Pump Co.) and enjoyed a long career.  Herb enjoyed traveling, going to grand children and great grandchildren sporting events, being with family and friends and his church.  He loved Jesus and was a true example of God’s love.  He was always there for family, friends, and anyone who needed his help.

He will be missed and always remembered for the loving father and grandfather he was.

We love you DAD!!!

Friends are invited to a memorial service to be held at Hodapp Funeral Home, 8815 Cincinnati-Columbus Road, in West Chester Ohio on Thursday April 28.  Visitation will start a 10AM with a memorial service at 12:00PM, with Burial Services to follow immediately after at Spring Grove Cemetery.




Donna J Hill-Norman - Apr 28, 2022
For God so loved, words cannot express my gratitude, as I got to know Mr. Herb as a man of God. Much Love Mr. Herb, will miss you; but I will see you again.
Connie Evans - Apr 27, 2022
I’m so sorry for the loss of your Dad. I am praying for healing. I have come to realize that our memories are what help us get thru our loss. I know you have many great memories with him. Keep them in your heart and know that he is happy in Heaven with your Mom. Love to you Sandy and family.
Marti Lewis - Apr 26, 2022
I am so sorry for the passing of Herb as he will be greatly missed. He was a great neighbor and a kind person with such a wonderful family. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. May peace find you at this time of loss.
Karen Tallman - Apr 26, 2022
My deepest condolences on the loss of your father, grandfather and great grandfather. He was a kind, sweet and gentle man and a wonderful neighbor to our family for decades.
Mark Tallman - Apr 25, 2022
Very sorry about Herb's passing. He was a great neighbor and father to you all. Sorry I can't be at the services - I am in Florida.