PHOENIX, NY – Charles Frederick “Chuck” Sherman, 80, of Phoenix, NY, passed away on Saturday Sept. 7, 2013.
A life resident, he was born on March 8, 1933 to his late parents, Mary (Proper) and Gleason Sherman.
An U.S. Army veteran, he served in Korea, in the 174th Tank Battalion.
Chuck was a truck driver for Whitacre Engineering Co., Liverpool.
A member of the Phoenix United Methodist Church, and its Men’s Club, famous for those Saturday chicken barbecues; “River Rat” group; American Legion Post 418, and VFW Post 5540, both in Phoenix.
Chuck was predeceased by his wife, Barbara J. (Klase) Sherman, on Sept. 17, 2004; his two brothers, Elliot Sherman and Donald Sherman.
Surviving are his children, Robert Sherman of Mexico and Nancy Rahrle of Phoenix; 10 grandchildren; 13
great-grandchildren; several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Services willbe held on Saturday at 5 p.m. in the Phoenix United Methodist Church, 49 Jefferson St., Phoenix.
Military honors will be conducted for Chuck as well.
Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, Phoenix, NY, has charge of arrangements.