YOUNGSTOWN — Services for Dr. Robert K. Herbert, Youngstown State University provost and vice president for academic affairs, will be at 11 a.m. Friday in St. Luke’s Roman Catholic Church in Whitestone, Queens, N.Y. There will be a memorial service on the YSU campus at a later date.
The family requests that no flowers be sent. A memorial fund will be established in Herbert’s name with details will be determined after the family returns to Youngstown. Herbert drowned Friday while swimming with family members in the Pacific Ocean while on vacation in Costa Rica.