Charlene  Herd
Charlene Herd

May 21, 1939 - May 15, 2019
Born in Detroit, Michigan
Resided in Harper Woods, Michigan


Charlene Herd was born in Detroit on May 21, 1939 the daughter of Charles and Dorothy Premer. Charlene passed away on May 15 at Ascension St. John Hospital with her family by her side.

Charlene was a member of the Cooley High School class of 1957. She married Gary Herd, the love of her life, and together they raised a son and a daughter. They together enjoyed marital bliss until Gary’s death in November of 2000.

Charlene enjoyed buying and selling antiques, liking the involved dickering. She couldn’t pass up a garage sale, looking for hidden treasures. Traveling was a favorite pastime, taking short trips throughout Michigan with friends.

Charlene is survived by her dear children Kelly Herd and Gary Herd, Jr. She was the loving grandmother of Andrea Leigh Herd (fiancé Nicholas Sandoval) and Alexander Lawrence Herd (fiancé Amber Berry), and great-grandmother of Layla Herd, Alexander Lee Herd, and Alexis Sandoval. Sister of Sandra and brother-in-law Dale McLeod, sister-in-law of Marge Herd, Shirley Semanision, and Jo Ann Herd. Charlene is pre-deceased by her beloved husband Gary Herd, Sr., her parents Charles and Dorothy Premer and sisters Joyce Ackert and Donna Sypniewski.

A memorial service for Charlene will take place at a later date.




Funeral Home
A. H. Peters Funeral Home of Grosse Pointe
20705 Mack Avenue
Grosse Pointe Woods, MI US 48236