Tuesday, March 31st, 2009
Hugh U. Sherman, 84, of Sidney, died at 2:28 p.m. March 28, 2009, at Lima Memorial Hospital.
He was born Feb. 25, 1925, in Fort Loramie to Louis and Frances Fleckenstein Sherman. On Nov. 8, 1952, he married Mary Jane Moorman, who survives.
Other survivors are seven children, Louis R. (Jenny K.) Sherman, Botkins, Nancy M. (Jerry) Ranly, Minster, Jill E. Sherman, Piqua, Toinette L. (Don) Alexander, Sidney, Jannis A. (Bill) Sherman, Minster, Amy K. (David) Muhlenkamp, Troy, and Forrest H. (Debonair L.) Sherman, Sidney; two sisters, Mary Tebbe, Anna, and Ruth Strayer, Sidney; 15 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Deceased are three sisters, Bertha Zink, Rita Couchot and Louise Sherman; and a great-grandson.
Funeral Mass is 10:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Michael's Catholic Church, Fort Loramie, the Rev. Daniel Schmitmeyer officiating. Burial is at the church cemetery.
Calling is 2-8 p.m. Wednesday at Gehret Funeral Home, Fort Loramie.
Contributions can be made to the Honor Flight Memorial.
Condolences can be left at www.salm-mcgillandtangemanfh.com.
Salm-McGill and Tangeman Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.