Herbert Rosenberg Jr.
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Herbert Rosenberg Jr., 77, of Matthews, NC passed away peacefully at home on January 14th. Herb was born December 28, 1943 to the late Herbert Sr. and Christine Rosenberg in Piney Point, MD.
After graduating Valley Central High School, Herb went on to attend Seton Hall University where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry and Education. He was a member of the Tau Kappa Epsilon Fraternity. Herb taught high school chemistry and physics in Emerson, NJ for a few years. He then went on to become a Journeyman with the Local Union 373 where he retired.
Herb was a dedicated family man who always put others before himself. When he wasn't working, Herb enjoyed bowling and even achieved a perfect game. He was also an avid wood worker; who spent many hours making gifts for family and friends. In retirement, he also enjoyed traveling. Herb was fond of several of his basset hounds.
Herb is survived by his wife, Theresia, "Terry" who was the love of his life. The couple were married 56 years. Also, left to carry on his memory are his daughter, Sheryl (Oscar) Reto; grandchildren Amanda Stephens, Jessica Stephens, Kyle Reto, David Stephens and Alyssa Reto; great-grandson Liam Whitt; Brothers, Richard and Roy Rosenberg; sisters-in-law, Gail and Camellia Jo Rosenberg; as well as several nieces, nephews and cousins. He was pre-deceased by his daughter, Lori Rosenberg Stephens.
The family will hold a private memorial service. In lieu of flowers, donations in Herb's memory can be made to Hospice & Palliative Care of Charlotte. Online condolences available at www.heritagecares.com.
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