Herbert John Wilhelmy, of Sunman, was born on June 27, 1928 in Cincinnati, Ohio, the son of Harry and Carrie EtzKorn Wilhelmy. He retired from construction, having worked for Flannery and Esz Construction of Williamsburg, Ohio. Herb was well known as the “Chicken Man” at the local auctions where he often sold livestock, and he enjoyed fishing and visiting flea markets. On Monday, October 16, 2017, at the age of 89, he passed away at Arbor Grove in Greensburg. Cremation was chosen by the family, and a visitation will be held on Saturday, November 4, 2017 from 1 until 3 p.m. at Cook Rosenberger Funeral Home, 929 Main Street, Brookville. Memorial contributions can be directed to the family to assist with expenses. To sign the online guestbook or to leave a personal condolence, please visit www.cookrosenberger.com. The staff of Cook Rosenberger Funeral Home is honored to care for the family of Herb Wilhelmy. Those surviving who will cherish Herb’s memory include nieces, nephews, and many friends. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by 8 brothers and sisters.