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Thomas Augustine Herring, 19

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Posted: Friday, May 2, 2014 9:47 am

Thomas Augustine Herring, 19, Sunman, passed away Wednesday, April 30, 2014.

He was born April 2, 1995, in Cincinnati to Grant and Rose (Rolfes) Herring. Thomas was a member of St. Nicholas Catholic Church. He enjoyed hiking, camping, acting, film and map making and family time. He also had a passion for classical music. Thomas' future plans included attending Purdue University and pursuing landscape architecture. He was an excellent student who had received many honors. 

Those surviving who will honor Thomas' memory include his parents, Sunman; brothers Grant Jr., Christian, Joseph and John; sister Marie; grandparents Bob and Dolores Rolfes, Amelia, Ohio; as well as several aunts and uncles. 

He was preceded in death by grandparents Don and Lois Herring.

Visitation for family and friends is Monday, May 5, from 4-8 p.m. at Cook Rosenberger Funeral Home, Sunman, with a rosary service beginning at 3:30 p.m. Father Shaun Whittington will officiate the Mass of Christian Burial Tuesday, May 6, at 11 a.m. at St. Nicholas Catholic Church. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

The family requests memorial donations to Cross Catholic Outreach or Bishop Bruté College Seminary. To leave a personal condolence or sign the online guestbook, persons may visit



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