Sherman, 75, of Butler, Pennsylvania, passed away on
May 8, 2017 at the VNA Inpatient Hospice.
He was born
November 27, 1941 in Butler, Pennsylvania to the
late Robert B. Sherman and the late June L. Bash
served in the Marine Corps during the Vietnam Era.
He worked as a Crane Man for Armco Steel, retiring
after 25 years of service. He went on to be owner of
Roger Sherman General Repair. Roger belonged to the
Bantam Marine Corp League of Butler, Detachment Corp
#743, American Legion Post #778 in Butler, and was
an Eagle Boyscout. He enjoyed flying airplanes,
going to Dog Races, and traveling.
survived by his wife, Martha, whom he married on
October 5, 1990; one daughter, Theresa Sherman of
Butler, PA; three step-daughters, Melissa Palmer of
Portersville, PA, Morgan Moran of VA, and Michael
Kisner of NC; three grandchildren, Patrick, Randa,
and Samantha; two brothers, Robert W. Sherman and
his wife Joan of Slippery Rock, PA, and Gary Sherman
and his wife Peggy of Butler, PA; and numerous
nieces and nephews.
to his parents he was preceded in death by his son,
John Patrick Sherman.
Arrangements are being handled by Thompson-Miller
Funeral Home, Inc., 124 East North St., Butler, PA
Celebration of Life will be held on Sunday, June 4,
2017 from 1 to 3 p.m. at the American Legion Post
#778, 150 Legion Memorial Lane, Lyndora, PA 16001.
In lieu of
flowers, the family suggests memorial donations be
made to Bantam Marine Detachment #743, 413 South
Main St., Butler, PA 16001.