Howard M. Herko Sr. of East Rochester passed away on November 10, 2021. Survived by his loving wife, Mary Lou Herko; children, Debbie McCliment, Danny (Chris) Herko, Howie (Terri) Herko, Neal (Shannon) Herko; grandchildren, Catherine (Nick) Nelson, Sara (Aaron) Filipponi, Anna Rae (Jordan) Hodges, Bradley Herko, Dylan Herko; great-grandchildren, Ali and Joey Filipponi, Kate and Liam Nelson, Avery and Mackenzie Hodges; brother, James (Janet) Herko; sister, Carol Tyree. Howard was predeceased by his parents, Anna and Joe Herko; brothers, Robert (Anna) Herko, Arnold Herko; sisters, Pearl (Joe) Boch, Elaine Herko; brother-in-law, Jerre Tyree; son-in-law, Craig McCliment. Howard's family would like to thank the compassionate caregivers at Strong ICU and Strong Palliative Care for all of their support. Friends may call at Harloff Funeral Home, 803 S. Washington St., East Rochester, Sunday 2-5PM. Howard's Funeral Service will be celebrated Monday 10AM at St. Jerome's Church, 207 Garfield St., East Rochester. Those wishing may direct donations to Strong Palliative Care or East Rochester Fire Department in Howard's memory.