Herman L. Crow, 82, of rural Geneseo died on Friday, May 15, 2020 at his home. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, May 20th at 1:00 p.m. at the Stackhouse-Moore Funeral & Cremation Services, Geneseo, and live-streamed on Facebook live on the funeral homes Facebook page. Pastor John Lewis will officiate. Burial will be in North Cemetery, Geneseo. Visitation will be from noon until the service time on Wednesday at the funeral home. Due to Covid-19 restrictions, access to the funeral will be limited to the number of people in the building at one time. Memorials may be made to American Heart Association or American Diabetes Association.
Herman was born August 30, 1937 in Murphysboro, IL the son of Herman A. and Lilly Dell (Hill) Crow. He married Zereta Lafferty on December 23, 1962 in Murphysboro, IL. Herman worked as an Ironworker out of union Local 111 Rock Island. He especially liked working on bridges. Herman also liked Hereford cattle and raised a couple of small herds on his property. Other interests included gardening, taking care of the lawn, and the outdoors.
Survivors include his wife, Zereta; son, Doug Crow, Geneseo; daughter, Karen Lafferty, Berrien Springs, MI; three grandchildren, Lance Rose, Andrea Kingman, and Spencer Kingman; two great-grandchildren, Delilah and Karen; and many extended family. He was preceded in death by his parents, a son, Jonathan, three brothers, and three sisters.