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Bernard Sherman

July 20, 2006
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Bernard (Bud) Sherman, 89, of Oconto passed away July 20, 2006, with his family at his side at the home of his grandson, Terry, in Neenah. He was born to the late Edward and Julia (LeBreck) Sherman, October 31, 1916. He married the former LaVerne Gauthier on October 25, 1939 in Oconto. Bud farmed most of his life. He worked at the Bond Pickle Co. for 5 years, then worked for the City of Oconto 21 years and retired in 1979. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus for over 50 years. He was a member of Holy Trinity Parish, Oconto. Survivors include his wife LaVerne; four daughters Joyce Brown and friend John Wallace, Englewood, CO; Sharon (Jim) Young, Neenah; Marie Knipple and friend Tim Heipel, Milwaukee; Jan Behnke and friend Jerry Lade, Oconto; two sons Fran (Chris) Sherman, Green Bay; Jim (Madeline) Sherman, Menominee Falls, WI; a brother Edward ?Chum? (Patricia) Sherman, Oconto; and one sister Marjorie VanHefty, Oconto; three sisters -in-law Mary Jean Gauthier, Green Bay; Ione Wanner, Oconto; Maybelle Kirchner, Peshtigo; 14 grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren; 3 great great grandchildren; many nieces and nephews. Bud was preceded in death by two brothers Roland and Harold; two sisters Dorothy and June; and a grandson Kenneth Bostedt. Friends may call at the Gallagher Funeral Home, Oconto from 4 to 8 P.M. Sunday. KC rosary will be 6:30 P. M. Sunday. Parish wake service will be 7:00 P. M. Sunday. Visitation will continue at Holy Trinity Parish from 9 to 10 A. M. Monday. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10:00 A. M. Monday, July 24, 2006, at the Church. Burial will be at Oconto Catholic Cemetery. On line condolences may be expressed at

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