John Michael Hergenrether
John Michael Hergenrether (Mike/Hergie/Cowboy) a resident of Sams Valley, Ore., born July 9, 1947 in Vallejo, Calif., succumbed to illness June 21, 2015.
He is survived by his wife, Gerri; his mother, Maxine Bishop; his three brothers,
Virgil, David, and Richard; his three daughters, Nancy, Karen, and Donna; as well as his stepchildren, Zebi (Steve), Lori, and Vint; his nine grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
He was a honkytonk dancin’, motorcycle ridin’, landscape artist who loved good food, travel, and big dreams. His work buddies at Boise Cascade will remember him as the “Kamikaze Heister Pilot.”
Please join us for a graveside service at 11:00 a.m. Friday, June 26, 2015 at Antioch Cemetery, Antioch Rd., Sams Valley, Ore.; followed by a Life Celebration in the form of a Potluck Reception at Wanda’s Triple Tree Lounge, 4999 Hwy 234, Sams Valley. Funeral Director Conger-Morris Central Point Chapel, 541-772-7111. firstname.lastname@example.org