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Herman Ree Queener

August 24, 1928 April 12, 2018
Herman Ree Queener
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Obituary for Herman Ree Queener

Herman Ree Queener, 89 of Oak Ridge passed away on April 12, 2018 at Canterfield of Oak Ridge.

He was born to Auwin and Georgia Slusher Queener on August 24, 1928 in Jacksboro, Tennessee.

Herman was a Veteran, serving in the United State Marine Corps, First Division, during the Korean War, a survivor of the Battle of the Chosin Reservoir. He was a member of Robertsville Baptist Church, Faith Masonic Lodge #756, Scottish Rite, Knoxville, and Kerbela Temple. Herman was also an accomplished electrician with nearly 40 years service to DOE, and a private pilot, still flying into his eighties.

Preceding him in death were his parents; wife, Ellen Brooks Queener; sister, Anna Katherine Conover and her husband, Bill and sister-in-law, Fern Smith Queener.

He is survived by his brother, Jack D. Queener; brother and sister-in-law, Johnny and Margaret Brooks; nieces and nephews, David A. Queener and wife Helen, Anna Lisa Conover, Douglas Conover, Johnny Brooks, Barbara Brooks Conger and husband Greg; great-nieces and nephews, Jessica Brooks and husband Clark, Eric Conger, Sarah Queener, Emma Queener, Molly Queener, and Jonathan Queener; and great-great niece Carley Brooks.

The family will receive friends 6:00-8:00 PM on Monday, April 16th at Weatherford Mortuary in Oak Ridge. Graveside services will be held at 11:30 AM, Tuesday April 17th, at Oak Ridge Memorial Park, with pastors David Queener and Brian Scott officiating.

An online guest book may be signed at

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142; Memphis, TN 38101-9908

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6:00 PM 4/16/2018 6:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 4/16/2018 8:00:00 PM
Weatherford Mortuary

158 South Jefferson Circle
Oak Ridge, TN 37830

Weatherford Mortuary
158 South Jefferson Circle Oak Ridge 37830 TN
United States





11:30 AM 4/17/2018 11:30:00 AM
Oak Ridge Memorial Park

1501 Bethel Valley Road
Oak Ridge, TN 37830

Meet at Cemetery, Masonic Garden

Oak Ridge Memorial Park
1501 Bethel Valley Road Oak Ridge 37830 TN
United States

Memorial Contribution

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, TN

PO Box 1000 Dept. 142
Memphis, TN 38101-9908

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