Charles Rudolph Herdt, age 77, of Louisville, passed away Sunday, September 8, 2013 at Baptist Health Louisville. He was born January 24, 1936 in Louisville, Kentucky, the son of Russell & Margarite Goldsmith-Herdt. He was Vice President of Fidelity International Contractors.
He is survived by four children, Aaron Herdt of Louisville, Mart Herdt of Taylorsville, Loretta Blankenship of Louisville, & Jason Herdt of Louisville, two sisters, Ilene Rogers of Louisville & Shirley Wilson of Lexington, two brothers, David Herdt of Hodgensville & Danny Herdt of Indiana, three grandchildren, and four great grandchildren. Other than his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Lillian Gibson-Herdt.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at the Sulphur Wells Baptist Church in Clarkson with Bro. Hank Gibson officiating. Burial will be in the Gibson Cemetery. Visitation will be held after 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday at the Watson & Hunt Funeral Chapel in Leitchfield and from 10:00 a.m. until service time on Wednesday at the church.