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“We all miss you! ”
1 of 29 | Posted by: Savanna Hurst - Wildwood, FL

“Matt, Sarah, Nathan, Abbie, Annie, and Jonathan, I remember being at a lovely ladies' luncheon, hosted by Bethany Bible Church, in which Julie had...Read More »
2 of 29 | Posted by: Mary - Greenville, SC - friend

“Matt, I went to several ladies retreats and our family has been to various Labor Day family retreats over the years. I have heard Julie speak to...Read More »
3 of 29 | Posted by: Rosa Myers - Greenville, SC

“I remember my husband and I taking the Victory Baptist youth to teen camp in 2008. We sat with Julie and her children for lunch that Monday. Julie...Read More »
4 of 29 | Posted by: Terri Hamm - Warner Robins,, GA

“We are praying for grace and comfort for you and your family. God loves you so much. May His great strength sustain you. I remember you in second...Read More »
5 of 29 | Posted by: Walt and Donna Jaqua Jr - IN

“Matt and family, We knew Julie and you in college (Andy was in your society and Gina lived on same floor/prayer group as Julie) and only recently on...Read More »
6 of 29 | Posted by: Andrew and Gina Green - MI

“I have been praying for Julie since I first heard about her cancer. I rejoice that she is now free from her suffering and is with the Savior she...Read More »
7 of 29 | Posted by: Anne Byford - Manhattan, KS

“Please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your loss. Our thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time. With sincere regards...Read More »
8 of 29 | Posted by: Juan Martinez - Brevard, NC

“We would like to send our sincerest condelences to you and your family during this very difficult time. You will be in our thoughts and prayers. ...Read More »
9 of 29 | Posted by: Tim Coulson - Chattanooga, TN

“Praying for you all to receive comfort & strength ”
10 of 29 | Posted by: Greg, Judy & Sarah Swain - NH

“From the time that our family received the news that Julie had cancer, we prayed constantly that she would be healed.m She has been. We both grieve...Read More »
11 of 29 | Posted by: John Jarvis - Greenville, SC

“Dear Matt and children, Our prayers are with you during this time of trial and loss. Doug and I have both experienced this kind of loss, and we...Read More »
12 of 29 | Posted by: Doug and Cindy (Melius) Garland - SC

“Our prayers are with your family during this great loss. Julie had a sweet spirit and was a godly example of Christ likeness ”
13 of 29 | Posted by: Merrylee Mullinax - Taylor's, SC

“Right before I came across this tribute page, I was remembering the day I took my visiting sister on a youth activity with Tri-City. She was Julie's...Read More »
14 of 29 | Posted by: Sherry Johnson - Goldsboro, NC

“Matt, Sarah, Nathan, Abbie, Annie, & Jonathan: Praying God's grace to each of you in the coming days, weeks, months. May you find great comfort in...Read More »
15 of 29 | Posted by: TJ & Michelle Adams - SC

“May the Lord be your comfort in the way that only he can. Praying for all of your family. God loves you. -In His Love, The Brookshire Family ”
16 of 29 | Posted by: Gail Brookshire - Asheville, NC

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17 of 29 | Posted by: Mindy Pickard Methner - MO

“We are saddened to hear of Julie's passing and are praying God's comfort for the family ”
18 of 29 | Posted by: Bill Erow @ Calvary Baptist in Lakeland - FL

“Brother, I cannot even imagine your loss, but I know the Lord knows. May He be the God of all comfort to you and your children. If the Lord tarries,...Read More »
19 of 29 | Posted by: Evangelist Kent R. Prain - SC

“Matt even though I did not know your wife, I am sorry for your loss. Been through that valley a lot in the last couple of years. The LORD leads you...Read More »
20 of 29 | Posted by: Brentley Stonert - Fort Wayne, IN

“We were saddened to hear of Julie's passing. We know she is rejoicing with her Savior. We also know it is tough on the family. We pray comfort,...Read More »
21 of 29 | Posted by: Mark and Sheryl Ringer - IN

“I have attended the Ladies Retreats at The Wilds for many years. During those years I attended some of Julie's workshops. She was able to talk about...Read More »
22 of 29 | Posted by: Barb Henderson - Asheville, NC

“We are praying for you during this time! Thank you forthe blessing you are! David, Jenny and Josiah Harris in Japan ”
23 of 29 | Posted by: David Harris - Kobe Japan

“I will always remember Julie's sweet smile and her Godly spirit. She will never be forgotten and although we lived far from each other once we were...Read More »
24 of 29 | Posted by: Annye - OVerland Park, KS

“Matt & children, Setchfield family and Herbster families, We weep with you at your great loss. We remember the days at TC growing up with your high...Read More »
25 of 29 | Posted by: Pastor Franseen & the Eagle Heights Baptist Church Family - MO

“Dear Bro. Matt and Family: Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. We've brought kids for senior week over the last few years and your...Read More »
26 of 29 | Posted by: Matt Pautz - Haines City, FL

“We are so saddened by the loss of precious Julie. To Matt and the children - please know you are in our prayers at this time. May you feel the...Read More »
27 of 29 | Posted by: Pastor Ernest and Susan Mullins - NC

“The congregation of Faith Baptist Church in Silver Springs, FL has been and continues to pray for you and your family. May the sweet Lord of Heaven...Read More »
28 of 29 | Posted by: Pastor Roger Walton - FL

“Just a note to let Matt and all the family members know that the folks at Calvary Baptist Church in Kankakee, IL have been and will continue praying...Read More »
29 of 29 | Posted by: Scott Paisley

Julie A Herbster, 39, went to be with her Savior on Monday, March 25, 2013, after being diagnosed with colon cancer 10 months earlier. She was a member of Bethany Bible Church of Hendersonville, NC.
Julie was born October 4, 1973 in Independence, MO to Daniel and Gladys Setchfield. She graduated in 1991 from Tri-City Christian High School in Independence, MO. She completed her Bachelor's degree in Elementary Education from Bob Jones University in 1995.
In May of 1995, Julie married her high school sweetheart, Matt Herbster. In their 17 years of marriage, God blessed them with five children - Sarah (14), Nathan (13), Abigail (10), Anne Marie (8) and Jonathan (7). Julie home schooled all her children and coached them diligently in their piano and string practicing. Julie was a humble and kind homemaker who always had serving others as her goal.
Visitation will be on Friday, March 29, 2013, from 5-7 pm at the Wilds Christian Camp - 1000 Wilds Ridge Rd, Brevard, NC.
Funeral services will be at 2:00 pm on Saturday, March 30, 2013, at the same location. Pastor Greg Stiekes of Bethany Bible Church, Hendersonville, NC will be officiating.
In lieu of flowers, the family has set up the Julie Herbster Memorial Fund to help with present and future family needs. Checks should be made out to "Julie Herbster Memorial Fund" and mailed to 1000 Wilds Ridge Rd, Brevard, NC 28712. Donations may also be made online at
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Moore Funeral Home & Cremation Services are caring for the family.