Billy L. Hersh, 84, of Falls City, passed away Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013 at Falls City Healthcare Community.
The son of Leo E. Hersh and Letha (McCormick) Hersh, he was born Nov. 4, 1928 in Cherryvale, KS. He was one of 10 children.
Billy was raised in Kansas and attended rural school through the eighth grade. As a young man he moved to Falls City, where he remained a life long resident. On March 10, 1949 he married Betty Duerfeldt.
Billy was a truck driver all his working life retiring from the Circle Steele Company.
He is survived by his wife, Betty Hersh, of Falls City; daughters, Carol (Jim) King, of Omaha, Donna (John) Simpson, of Falls City, Billie Mackey, of Oklahoma; 11 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; six brothers and sisters; other relatives and friends.
A graveside funeral service for Billy Hersh will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 7, at Steele Cemetery in Falls City.
Visitation will be from 5-9 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 6, at the Hall Funeral Home in Falls City.