Cover photo for Bernice Herpich's Obituary
Bernice Herpich Profile Photo
1927 Bernice 2021

Bernice Herpich

November 6, 1927 — August 16, 2021

Bernice Herpich, 93, passed away peacefully early Monday morning, August 16, 2021, into the loving arms of our heavenly Father.

Bernice was born November 6,1927, to John and Jenny Tomc. Bernice grew up in Kansas City, Kansas and had many friends on "Strawberry Hill".  She graduated from Bishop Ward High School in 1945 where she was a member of the National Honor Society.

She married John Cavlovich in 1948 with whom she had three children.  She worked as a secretary for Livestock National Bank and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City, eventually retiring from there.  Bernice was married to Paul Herpich in 1971 and they were married for 25 years.

Bernice loved to dance and had many dancing friends. She also liked music and dancing at the VFW and American Legion. She was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Lenexa for 35 years. She loved flower arranging and was a member of the Red Hat Club.

She is survived by her son Dennis Cavlovich (Cheryl) of Prairie Village, Joan Cavlovich of Shawnee and Lori Hirsch (Troy) of Olathe. Grandchildren Matt and Eric Cavlovich and great grandchild Jade Brown.

Visitation will be 1-3 pm Monday, August 23, 2021 at Johnson County Funeral Chapel and Memorial Gardens, 11200 Metcalf Avenue Overland Park, Kansas 66210.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Bernice Herpich, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Monday, August 23, 2021

1:00 - 3:00 pm (Central time)

Johnson County Funeral Chapel

11200 Metcalf Ave, Overland Park, KS 66210

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 21

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree