Herman Wallock, 84


CRANSTON, R.I. – Herman Wallock died Dec. 25, 2022, at the VA Hospital, Providence. Born in Providence, a son of the late Samuel and Rebecca (Erenkrantz) Wallock, he was a lifelong resident of Cranston.

He was the executive director of Lincoln Park Cemetery, retiring in 1999. Herman was an Army veteran, serving stateside. He was a graduate of URI, Class of ’72, with a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration. Herman was a longtime member and past Commander for 13 years of JWV, Post 23, and member of the American Legion, Post 60.  He was also former president of South Providence Hebrew Free Loan Association and former president of RI Cemetery Association.  Herman was a member of the former Congregation Shaare Zedek.

He was the dear brother of Rochelle Wallock of Cranston. He was the cherished cousin of Bruce and Susan Erenkrantz and Justin Ryan Erenkrantz. 

Contributions may be made to JWV Post 23, P.O. Box 100064, Cranston, RI.

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