Paul Herzing, 70, dedicated employee in the cement industry for more than 40 years

Paul Herzing

Paul Herzing, 70, of Virginia Beach, passed away Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020, at his home surrounded by his loving family.

Paul was born Nov. 27, 1949, at Portsmouth Naval Hospital. He was a graduate of Granby High School, Norfolk. He served in the U.S. Army with the 82nd Airborne Division and received a National Defense Service Medal and a Parachute Badge. He was a dedicated employee in the cement industry for over 40 years working on underwater tunnel and bridge projects, including the South Norfolk Jordan Bridge.

Paul was a member of Nimmo United Methodist Church in Virginia Beach and enjoyed his years in the Nimmo Men’s Club.

Paul was preceded in death by his father, Paul Albert Herzing; mother, Geraldine Louise Herzing; sister, Carol Ann Bridges; brother, Norman Bernard Herzing; and mother-in-law, Betty Hatch Miller.

Paul is survived by his wife of 38 years, Kathryn Malbon Herzing; son, David Scott Herzing; daughter, Amy Herzing Hey, and her husband, William Brandon Hey; and brothers, LaVern Richard Herzing, Michael Herzing and Scott Alan Herzing. He is also survived by his “buddy” and dog, Max.

A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 25, at Nimmo United Methodist Church Cemetery.

Share online condolences with the family at H.D. Oliver Funeral Apts.

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