Richard James Sherman, Jr. (March 04, 1925 - March 20, 2014)

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Richard James Sherman, Jr.
  • March 04, 1925
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  • March 20, 2014

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  Richard James Sherman Jr. March 4, 1925        March 20, 2014    Richard was born in Saratoga Spring N.Y. From Judge Richard J. Sherman SR. 32 Degree Mason and Alice M. Sigsby Sherman WW II Veteran of the 84th Infantry Division Rail-Splitters He was in the Battle of the Bulge Wounded and received the Purple Heart. Attended Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute with a Bachelors Degree in Physics Decorated track athlete and was one of the Wounded Five Married Delores Ingborg Lindemann He worked at the Navel Research Laboratory near Washington D.C. Cited for research in Laser’s, Liquid Crystals and Ferrites Motel owner in Carlsbad NM Attended Rollins College, Winter Park FL with a Masters Degree in Education Taught mathematics at Sanford Navel Academy, Sanford FL He also was a Paper Carrier for the Orlando Sentinel for 20 years before retiring. He was a family man, Episcopalian   He is survived by his sister Alice Stroup, Saratoga Springs NY, Sons Richard J. Sherman III, Westcliffe, CO, Laurence Scott Sherman, Orlando FL and Daughter Lisa Marie Mitcherson, Seminole FL.   Memorial services will be at Emmanuel Episcopal Church on April 10 2014 at 12:00 noon. Family Service provided by Baldwin Brothers.

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  1. Maryl Matheny says:
    06 Apr 2014
    I am sorry that you lost your dad. I was very glad that he came to my dad's funeral in Saratoga and I was able to get to know him a little. I liked him very much. He was a very interesting man.

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