Mary Amanda Herman, 100, Overbrook, formerly of Russell, died Monday, June 10, 2019, at Brookside Retirement Community in Overbrook.
She was born Dec. 29, 1918, in Iowa City, Iowa, to Joseph and Gertrude May (Poggenpohl) Boarts. She attended school in Iowa City Public Schools.
She married Rudolph A. "Rudy" Herman on April 17, 1942, in Las Vegas. He preceded her in death. She was a homemaker.
Survivors include a son, Gary L. Herman, Topeka; five grandchildren; 10 great- grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren; and two step-granddaughters.
She was preceded in death by a son, Rudolph James Herman.
A private memorial service will be held at a later date and cremation has been selected by the family.
Pohlman-Varner-Peeler Mortuary. Russell, is in charge of the arrangements.