Herbert V. Drawbaugh Jr.

Herbert V. Drawbaugh Jr., 78, of Susquehanna Twp., passed away Monday, January 25, 2016 at home surrounded by his loving family. Herbert was born in Enola, PA, on June 16, 1937, a son of the late Myrtle (Heilner) and Herbert V. Drawbaugh, Sr. He served in the US Navy and was a Letter Carrier for the US Postal Service. He was a member of both American Legion Post 101 and Lawton Legion Post 998. Herbert was an avid Pittsburgh Steelers fan, enjoyed playing casino poker, and loved to garden.  Herbert is survived by his loving wife Peggy A. (Kope) Drawbaugh; 4 daughters, Kathy I. Rager, (Larry)  Tracy A. Steinmeier,  (Wayne) Jessie L. Drawbaugh, (Mike) Dawn G. Funderburk, (Randal) 2 sons Russell B. Day, Herbert V. Drawbaugh III, (Ellen) all of Harrisburg; 14 grandchildren, Katrina, Russell IV, Lisa, Bret, Michael Jr., Eric, Christopher, Herbert IV, Anthony, Nick, Scott, Joshua, Aaron, Luke; and 7 great grandchildren, Nia, Jeremiah, Leielle, Sophia, Noah, Russell V, Alice. Herbert is also survived by a sister, Sharon Drawbaugh, of Florida and 2 brothers, Dave and Dan Drawbaugh, of Harrisburg;

 A Memorial Service to Celebrate Herbert's life will be held on Sunday, January 31, 2016 at 7:00 P.M. at the Dailey Funeral Home. Visitation will be held from 6 to 7 P.M. prior to the service. Donations may be made to his funeral expense fund at gofund.me/herbertdrawbaughjr or a collection box will be available at his services on Sunday. The Dailey Funeral Home Is Honored To Serve the Drawbaugh Family.


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