Herman G. Stout, 80, of Solon, died Sunday, May 25, 2014, at Mercy Hospital. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Thursday, May 29, at St. Mary Catholic Church in Solon, with burial to follow in St. Mary Catholic Cemetery. Visitation was from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the church.
Herman was born on Feb. 2, 1934, in West Branch, the son of Gerald and Blanche (Cihla) Stout. He served in the United States Army. He married Ellen Cilek on May 1, 1956, at St. Mary Catholic Church, Solon.
Herman is survived by his wife Ellen of 58 years; a son, Tom (Janice) of Solon; daughters Lisa (Jeff) Kaefring of Solon, and Jeanette (Jeff) Stewart of Davenport; grandchildren Evan and Jordan Stout, Whitney, Adam (Stephanie) and Hillary Kaefring, Jacob and Rachel Stewart; siblings Joyce (John) Zaruba, Jeannie (Keith) Jennings, Lyle (Jan) Stout, Robert (Joann) Stout, Wayne Stout, and Gary Stout.
Herman was preceded in death by his parents and a sister-in-law Beverly Stout (Wayne).
Memorial contributions will be used for Solon High School students to further their education.
Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.broshchapel.com