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Louise J. Sherman

February 5, 2018

Louise J. ShermanLouise J. Sherman, 93, passed away surrounded by her loving family at her home on Vincent Rd., town of Clayton Saturday evening, February 3, 2018.

A funeral service will be held at Cummings Funeral Service, Inc., Clayton on Saturday, February 10, at 10AM with Rev. D. L. Marshall presiding. There will be no calling hours.

Louise was born in Brownville on April 20, 1924, daughter of William and Cora Adams Phelps and graduated from Dexter High School. On November 25, 1943 she married Robert J. Sherman in the parsonage of Clayton United Methodist Church and Mr. Sherman died May 6, 2016.

She enjoyed being a homemaker for her family, but also worked as a store clerk at Cerow's Grocery and Reinman's Newsstand, both in Clayton and at Compeau's Grocery in Depauville and as a bookkeeper for Murray Kenny. Louise was a former member of Depauville United Methodist Church. She enjoyed knitting, crocheting, puzzles, baking, traveling, and especially spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchild.

She is survived by her three children, William J. Sherman, Allen R. Sherman and wife, Marcia, and Debbie L. Wood and husband, Keith; five grandchildren, Erica Orvis, R. J. Sherman and fiancé, Andrea Beach, Kelsey Sherman, Janette Harvey and husband, Curtis, and Karly Sherman; one great great grandchild, Finley Aiken, and one on the way; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins. Her two brothers, Lyle and Leo Phelps, and her sister, Virginia Majo, predeceased her.

Donations in Louise's name may be made to either the Depauville Volunteer Fire Dept., PO Box 99, Depauville, NY 13632 or TIERS, PO Box 524, Clayton, NY 13624. Online condolences to her family may be posted at www.cummingsfuneral.com.

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#17 Tina K Gushlaw 2018-02-12 04:57
Bill, Al,and Deb I am sorry to hear about your mom, my thoughts and prayers are with.
Tina
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#16 Tim LaLonde 2018-02-10 11:13
Bill, Allie and Debbie-

Sorry to read of your mom's passing. Please know you are in my thoughts at this time.
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#15 Mickey & Teresa 2018-02-10 08:00
Bill,Al and Debbie and your entire family we are very sorry for your loss. God bless you
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#14 Mary Patch 2018-02-08 13:46
I am so sorry for the loss of your Mom, I will keep your all in my thoughts and prayers...love Mary.
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#13 Penny / Trever 2018-02-08 09:28
Sorry to hear of the loss of your mother. Please know you are in our thoughts.
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#12 Dorrie Gould 2018-02-07 06:19
Very sorry to hear of your loss Debbie. Prayers and thoughts to you and your family.
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#11 5th Grade Class IRIS 2018-02-06 11:39
The entire 5th grade class at IRIS is extending their sympathies to their teacher Ms. Sherman and her family. Please know your students are thinking about you during this time and care about you. Sending love and many thoughts. Your 5th graders
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#10 Norm Garrett 2018-02-06 10:57
Al and Marcia and family,
I am sad to hear of the loss of your mom and my thoughts and prayers go out to you.
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#9 Michel Rainville 2018-02-06 10:12
Sincere condolences AJ and RJ. Sounds as if she lead a very full and meaningful life. Bless her soul.
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#8 jim & bev doolittle 2018-02-06 08:44
sorry to hear of your loss thoughts are with you
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