Jennifer Lynn Herr, 57

November 02, 2021

Jennifer Lynn Herr, 57, of Lancaster, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, November 2nd, 2021. She will be remembered as a strong, loving mother, companion, sister and friend to those she held close.

Born and raised in Lancaster, Jennifer was the daughter of Sandra M. Herr, Lancaster and the late James Z. Herr.

Jennifer graduated from J.P. McCaskey High School and proudly achieved her Bachelors Degree from Millersville University in May of 2017. She used her degree to obtain a career dedicated to helping others.

Jennifer was a lover of all living things. She especially found happiness when surrounded by nature, family and friends. She will be remembered by many for her quick wit, sense of humor and compassionate heart. When Jennifer wasn’t caring for her family she found joy in gardening, neighborhood walks and cooking. She also adored and spoiled her dog Stella and cat Josie. Jennifer also had a special dedication in feeding the wildlife in her backyard.

Along with finding love, she discovered a passion in the freedom of being on the back of a motorcycle and simply observing the beauty around her.

In addition to her mother, Jennifer is survived by her two daughters, Brittany Valentine, of Lancaster and Annie Valentine, of Philadelphia. She was predeceased by a son, Gregory Alexander Valentine. She also leaves behind her partner, David Liebert of Lancaster and her brother Michael Herr (Deborah) of Lititz and sister, Kathy Rosenzweig (Dean) of York.

The family would like to recognize and thank the valiant efforts of the Middle Creek Search and Rescue, Willow Street Fire Company, West Lampeter Township Police Department and Lancaster County Park Rangers in finding and returning Jennifer to them.
There will be a Celebration of Life Service held in the spring of 2022. To receive information in regards to this Celebration, kindly send your email address to:

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November 15, 2021

Brittany and family I would like to send u all deepest sympathy 🙏  I knew Jen when she worked with us here at jcp salon,  very nice and fun to work w and her sence of humor was beautiful.  Wishing  you all my deepest prayers and sympathy.  May God bless u and wrap his arms around you all today and always.  God bless Kim smith

November 11, 2021

I am so sorry for your loss. Your highschool friend Eunice Reinhart 

November 10, 2021

So sorry and shocked to her of Jen’s passing. We grew up together and then hung out for many years together with her and Gregy. My heart goes out to Sandra, Mike, Kathy and her children. May they draw close to God for healing from their great loss 

November 10, 2021

I am so sorry to see this.  Although it was a long time ago Jen and Kathy were like my little sisters for a peroid growing up. My sympathy goes to the family. Regards Dave Rubright

November 08, 2021

To anyone who new Jenny ,my deepest condolences I met Jenny and Gregg  when they lived beside my sister in Orange street! I immediately liked Jenny! She was both funny and nice! Lost touch with her years later and ran into her at Marion Court. We talked and laughed together and said we had to get together sometime and regretfully we never did! I am so sad to  have to read about her in the newspaper!I have been thinking about her and all the fun times we shared! She is one of my favorite people! So my deepest sympathy to her family. 

November 07, 2021

Brittany, Annie and family,
My heart breaks for your loss. Jen was an incredibly wonderful woman and it was my pleasure to have known her. I pray for your comfort and peace. 
Love, Molly O’Malley

November 07, 2021

Annie, I read with concern, the article of your Mom missing and the subsequent obituary. My heartfelt sympathy goes out to you. I will remember her fondly. I hope all of a well with you in Philadelphia. Take care of yourself at this difficult time.

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