In Memory

Herman Effenberger (Champion Intl -Corporate) - Class of 1981

Herman Effenberger


Herman Effenberger passed away in March 2014 at the age of 89.

Herman joined the Frenchtown Mill in December 1965 as Chief Engineer.  He provided valuable leadership at the Frenchtown Mill for many years and was a member of the Phase II team.  In 1981 Herman joined the Corporate Engineering Group of Champion International.  He worked with the Corporate Engineering Group until his retirement.

The family moved to America by ship after WWII.

Herman is survived his wife, Rosemarie; daughter, Ingrid; daughter-in-law, Barb; grandchildren, Jessi and Lindsay; and great-grandchildren.  Son, Pete, passed away prior to his father. 

Condolences can be sent to the family home:

Rosemarie Effenberger

401 Elmview Drive

Portage, MI 49024.


Rest in Peace dear Friend.