Vonda Herring


September 29, 1937 - July 9, 2018 Cherokee Memorial is honored to serve the Herring family.

Vonda L. Herring died peacefully in Stockton, CA on Monday, July 9, 2018 in at the age of 80.  Vonda is survived her sons Brian (Stacie), Brett (Deborah)and Brandon, her daughters Kathleen Semas, Brinda Buckley and Ashlie her brothersBurnell Wichman, Steve Wichman, and sister Barbara, 16 grandchildren, 24 great grandchildren and two great great grandchildren. Vonda is preceded in death by her husband of 40 years, Bud Herring, their son Kevin and her parents.
Vonda was born on September 29, 1937 in Rogers, AR to Vernon & Wildena Wilks. She graduated from Stockton High School in 1955. and worked for General Services Administration on Rough and Ready Island for 35 years. Her children remember her as a kind, loving, strong mother who encouraged them to pursue their goals. She was an active and member of the San Joaquin Valley Rangers for many years.


A viewing is scheduled for Thursday July 12th from 2pm to 8pm in the Vineyard Chapel at Cherokee Memorial Park located at


A graveside service is scheduled for Friday, the 13th of July at 11am at Cherokee Memorial Park in Lodi, CA with a reception to follow. All are welcome to attend and celebrate Vonda’s life.

The family would like to thank St. Joseph’s Medical Center for their care and compassion.