GREENWOOD: Dale L. Sherman, 80, of Alvord Rd. passed away peacefully Tuesday afternoon, June 22, 2021, at his home surrounded by the comfort, care and love of his family after an extended illness.
Dale was born July 23, 1940 in the town of Jasper to the late Howard and Agnes (Krusen) Sherman. On December 1, 1961 in Jasper, he married the former Leah M. Jackson, who survives and resides in Greenwood.
Dale was a life-long resident of the Greenwood area where he owned and operated the Sherman Dairy Farm and raised his five children. He was very dedicated to his family and friends and along with a great sense of humor enjoyed his life on the farm and in Greenwood. Outside of work, he enjoyed traveling, not long distances, but around the area and familiar territories.
In addition to his wife Leah, of nearly 60 years, Dale is survived by his children, Rodney Sherman of Greenwood, Cynthia (Roger) Nolton of Bath, Ronald (Deanna) Sherman of Greenwood, Dana (Mary) Sherman of Canisteo and Amanda (David) Buchak of Endwell, 15 grandchildren and17 great grandchildren. He is also survived by two sisters Waneta O’Dell of Hornell, Patsy Hulse of Greenwood and one brother, Paul (Diane) Sherman of Greenwood, several nieces and nephews.
At Dale’s request there will be no public calling or service. A private graveside service in the Greenwood Cemetery, will be at the convenience of the family.
Memorial contributions in Dale’s name may be made to either the Jasper or Greenwood Vol. Fire Depts. or to Care First, 3805 Meads Creek Rd. Painted Post, N.Y. 14870.
A Memorial Tree was planted for Dale
We are deeply sorry for your loss ~ the staff at H.P. Smith & Son, Inc. Funeral Home - Canisteo