Herbeck, Barbara A (Henle), age 76, of Plymouth. Born in Minneapolis, Raised in New Ulm. Passed away at her home, June 7th from a short illness. Incredible Wife, Mother, Grandmother, & Transformative Teacher/Educator/Director of Special Education in Wayzata School District for 35+ years & Private Tutor for 50+ years until March, 2013. Preceded in death by parents Norbert and Rose (Gacek) Henle. Survived by devoted Husband of 55 years, Don; Daughter Mary (Jerry) Kashmark, Son John Herbeck; Granddaughter Greta Herbeck, Grandson Noah Herbeck; Brother Mike (Mary) Henle; Nephew James Henle and many wonderful cousins, dear friends, & former students.
Barbara Henle was born December 7, 1936 to parents Norbert and Rose Gacek Henle. She graduated from New Ulm Trinity High School in 1954. She married Donald Herbeck on December 27, 1958 at St. Mary's Church in New Ulm. They lived in Richmond MN for a fdw years before moving to Minneapolis. Barbara worked for Catholic Charities prior to a 30 year career as teacher and Special Education Director for the Wayzata School District.
Mass of Christian Burial Sat June 15, 2:00pm, (reception after) at Church of St. Bartholomew, 630 E. Wayzata Blvd, Wayzata. Memorials to Fraser Family Services (Kids w Special Needs). (Fraser.org) Special Thanks to all caregivers, especially N.Memorial Hospice for their Magic & Love!
Barbara A. (Henle) Herbeck
Arrangement with Gearty-Delmore Funeral Chapel, Plymouth, MN. 763-553-1411