Nov. 6, 1942 – Dec. 3, 2013
Anna M. Herman, 71, died Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, in Cody with her family by her side, after a short, courageous battle with cancer.
Anna was born in Karby, Denmark, on Nov. 6, 1942, to Pete and Kate Nielsen. When Anna was 9 her family moved to the United States and ended up settling in Worland. It was there that she met the love of her life, and together they raised five children.
Anna had many passions in her life. Her family always first, she enjoyed playing bingo, traveling, bowling, crafting and working. She enjoyed being around people and was always lending a hand or helping all who needed it.
She was preceded in death by her parents and brother Albert.
She is survived by her husband Carl of 49 years, brothers Niels (Kay) and David (Patty), sons Richard (Roxanne), Daniel, Dale (Roxanne) and Dale Hobby (Lisa), daughter Kathy (James), grandchildren Rikki (Nick), Rochelle (Chad), Christopher (Corinna), Randi (Jake), Zachary, Emily and Olivia, seven great-grandchildren and several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.
Cremation has taken place, and a memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, at Ballard Funeral Home in Cody. An online memorial is available at www.ballardfh.com.