Evelyn "Curly" J Herb

Cemetery:Visitation Cemetery in Forest Grove, Oregon
Birth:Tue Mar 19 1912
Death:Mon Mar 26 1990
Plot #SW103


Evelyn J. Herb, life-long resident Evelyn "Curly" HERB 1912-1990 D FOREST GROVE-Recitation of the Holy Rosary and a Mass of Christian Burial for Evelyn J. “Curly” Herb, 78, Forest Grove, were held this morning. Mrs. Herb died March 26, 1990, at her home of causes related to age. Msgr. Edmund Vanderzanden of Scappoose and the Revs. James Crunican of Sheridan and Scott ! Vandehey of Eugene officiated at today's services at Visitation Roman Catholic Church in Verboort. Interment followed in Visitation Cemetery in Verboort. Mrs. Herb was born March 19, 1912, in Verboort, a daughter of William A. and Alice C. Evers VanDyke. She received her education at Visitation Grade School and had lived in the area her entire life. On May 17, 1938, she married Martin G. Herb in Verboort. They were approaching their 52nd wedding anniversary. They moved to the Hillside area of Forest Grove in 1944, where they farmed until 1964. They had lived in their present home since. Mrs. Herb played violin with the Nightingale Orchestra at dances in the area. She also sang with the orchestra, as well as singing at many weddings and funerals. Her hobbies included hunting, fishing, camping and going to garage sales. She was a member of Visitation Catholic Church, the Visitation Choir, the Catholic Order of Foresters and TOPS in Cornelius. Survivors include her husband, Martin G. Herb, Forest Grove; three daughters and sons-in-law, Connie and Gary Vandehey, Cornelius, Floralee and Ed Stadelman, Forest Grove, and Nancy and Leo Snyder, Hillsboro; 11 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Also surviving are three brothers, Ervin VanDyke, and Stanley VanDyke bath 3




In response to several requests, here is some information on Bill and Alice Van Dyke's children..



(l to r, Julius, Irene, Evelyn, Ervin, Cyril, Robert, Esther, Stanley)


Born May 4, 1909,

Married Eunice Katel, Sept 10, 1940

Died May 18, 1982

Irene Marie-

Born May 27, 1910

Married Julius Moore, Sept. 10, 1940

Died Oct 14, 1984


Born March 19, 1912

Married Martin Herb, May 17, 1938

Died March 26, 1990

Ervin A.

Born November 3, 1915

Married Jane M. Bernards, November 11, 1953

Died November 26, 1990


Cyril Anthony

Born Jan 3, 1917

Married Gertrude Vandehey, October 30, 1945

Died Oct 24, 1977

Robert Ferdinand

Born August 17, 1918

Married Mildred Davis, November 23, 1946

Died February 8, 2005

Esther Alice

Born June 27, 1922, Verboort, Oregon

Married Edward Seus, May 5, 1943

Died March 14, 1991, Klamath Falls, Oregon (burial 3/18/91: Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Klamath Falls)

Stanley Peter

Born January 3, 1924, Verboort, Oregon

Married Juanita Jane Bemis September 26, 1969

Died May 27, 2008, Verboort, Oregon

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