Mark L. Herman, 62 of Taylorville passed away on Thursday, March 10, 2016 at 3:36 p.m. at his residence in Taylorville. He was born September 30, 1953 in Taylorville, IL the Son of Tom and Vernie (Rogers) Herman I. He married Paula Durbin in 1972 and they later divorced then he married Colleen Kennedy and they later divorced and then he married Lori Harvel in 1988 in Key West Florida and they later divorced also.  He was a retired Coal Miner at Peabody Mine #10 and he was an Artist, Musician and Ordained Minister.


Surviving are his Daughters: Vanessa (Clayton) Sylvester of Taylorville, IL; Carrie (Matt) Snow of Taylorville, IL, Mallory Herman of Springfield, IL, Shelby Herman of Edinburg, IL; Grandchildren: Megan, Justin, Morgan and Ava Sylvester, Devon Wemple, Joey Dobyns, Jayce Snow, Nolyn Westbrook; Great Granddaughter: Addison Sylvester; Sister: Connie Havener of Taylorville, IL; Brothers: Tom (Lucille) Herman II of Taylorville, IL; Brian (Tina) Herman of Taylorville, IL; Several Nieces, Nephews and Cousins. He was preceded in death by his Parents.


A Celebration of life will be held at a later date.


Memorials may be made to the Taylorville Food Pantry 223 W. Franklin St. Taylorville, IL 62568

Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville is assisting the family with arrangments.


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