Herrmann was a member of the Grand Island Fire Co., VFW Post 9249 and the Loyal Order Of Moose Post 180.
Lester is the husband of Linda Herrmann; the father of Brian and Cari Herrmann; the son of the late Lester W. and Marion Herrmann; and the brother of the late Sandra Dickey. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held Wednesday at the Kaiser Funeral Home. Interment will be in Maple Grove Cemetery on Grand Island.
Memorials may be made to the American Lung Association or to the American Diabetes Association.