Herman O. Stoll, 86, of Little Rock, Ark., passed away Wednesday, April 21, 2010.
He was born July 11, 1923, in Taylor, Texas, to the late Sam and Ida Stoll. A U.S. Army Air Corps veteran, Herman served in World War II for three years, two and a half of which were in the European Theatre attached to the 8th Air Force. He was employed by A&P Food Stores for 18 years, and later retired from Norwich Eaton Laboratories after 21 years of service. After retirement, Herman took up vegetable farming as a hobby and farmed until 2006, when he declared his working days done. He was a resident of Little Rock since 1963 and had wonderful neighbors. A loving father and grandfather, he will be deeply missed.
In addition to his parents, Herman was preceded in death by his wife, Hildegard Stoll; one brother, A.J. Stoll; one sister, Edna Margozavitz; and one son-in-law, Fred Marshall Muirhead.
Survivors include one daughter, Sharyn Muirhead of Blanket, Texas; two sisters, Norma Powell of Corsicana, Texas and Ruby Holubec of Austin, Texas; three grandchildren, Fred Eric Muirhead and wife Ammie of Blanket, Texas and Holly Denise Muirhead of Brownwood, Texas; three great-grandchildren, Max Cameron Muirhead, Payton Joyce Muirhead, and Alexandria Lyann Muirhead, and one great-great-grandson, Keegan Landon Muirhead, all of Blanket, Texas; and many nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be from 6 until 8 p.m. today, at Griffin Leggett Forest Hills Funeral Home, 10200 Hwy. 5 North, Alexander, Ark. Funeral Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 24, 2010, at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Forest Hills Memorial Park.
Memorial contributions may be made to the M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, P.O. Box 4486, Houston, TX 77210-4486. To sign the online guest book, visit www.griffin