Glenn Irvin Sherman

Feb 29, 1928 - Jun 25, 2015


Passed away on June 25, 2015 at the age of 87. Glenn was born on February 29, 1928 in Lindsay, CA to the late Florence and Irvin Sherman. Glenn graduated from Lindsay High School in 1946 then served in the U.S. Marine Corps for two years, attaining the rank of Corporal. Glenn graduated from Chico State University in 1952 with a B.A. degree in Education. He began his teaching career in Lake Tahoe and completed his 35 year career at Mary A. Deterding Elementary School in Carmichael. In retirement, he enjoyed traveling, staying connected with relatives, being in the outdoors at Lake Tahoe, building projects, and spending time with family. Glenn is preceded in death by his wife of almost 55 years, Marie Sherman, and brothers, Donnie and Lawrence Sherman. Glenn is survived by his son and his wife, Craig and Victoria; his daughter and her husband, Sharon and Attilio; his daughter, Valerie; seven grandchildren, Melinda, Michael, Ryan, John, James, Christopher, and Alexander. Also survived by numerous nieces and cousins. Family and friends are invited to attend a memorial service for Glenn that will be held, Friday, July 17, 2015, 11:00 a.m. at Fair Oaks Presbyterian Church (Wells Chapel on the hill), located at 11427 Fair Oaks Blvd, Fair Oaks with a reception following. Interment at Fair Oaks Cemetery will be private. Flowers are welcome but donations in lieu of flowers may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association or Fair Oaks Presbyterian Church Deacons Fund. – See more at:

Funeral Home:
East Lawn Mortuary
5757 Greenback Lane
Sacramento, CA
US 95841

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