Louis Herrmann Jr., Matt Winn's Grandson, Dead

Louis Herrmann Jr., whose grandfather, Col. Matt J. Winn, built the Kentucky Derby (gr. I) into America's greatest race, died Aug. 22 in Louisville. He was 86.

A Navy veteran of World War II, Herrmann owned a Ford dealership and was a board member of Churchill Downs.

He is survived by his wife, Doris; a son, Richard; and daughters Mary and Molly.

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