Sunday, June 12, 2016

David M. Herron 1951-2014

The Academy has reported that David Herron passed away in 2014. Dave entered as a sophomore and was a member of the Glee Club junior and senior years. The following is his obituary from the StarTribune:

David M. Herron of Vadnais Heights, died Nov. 26. He was born June 21, 1951 in Newton, Mass., the son of Fred W. Herron and Ruth Johnson Herron. He graduated from Deerfield Academy and attended Macalester College where he met his wife and many life-long friends. He worked for many years in the information technology industry in the Twin Cities. An accomplished sailor, he enjoyed many hours sailing on White Bear Lake. He was an avid music collector and especially enjoyed sharing his love of music with friends and family. David was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Eleanor Feist. He is survived by his wife, Deirdre Vaughan; daughters, Anne and Emily; sister, Martha "Bobbie" Herron; & brother, Jonathan Herron. Visitation will be on Saturday, Dec. 6 from 5 to 7 PM at BRADSHAW, 4600 Greenhaven Dr. at Highway 96, White Bear. Memorials preferred to White Bear Sailing School, P.O. Box 10865, White Bear Lake, MN 55110. 

Published on November 29, 2014