Emma M. Sherman
July 31, 2015
Emma M. Sherman, West Mountain Section of Scranton, passed away Friday afternoon in the Regional Hospital of Scranton after an illness. She was the widow of George “Dutch” Sherman who passed away in 1996.
Born in Scranton, in 1921, she was the daughter of the late Richard and Emma Tinklepaugh Hall. She was a lifelong member of the Berean Interdemonational Church, West Mountain since it started in a chicken coop by Rev. Edward C. Canterbury
Surviving are daughters Lana Sherman and Judy Saita and her husband Joseph; a son Carl Sherman and his wife Joanne all of West Mountain; grandchildren Terri, Cindy, Rich, Pati and Joe; great grandchildren Aireyal, Shane, Noelle, Destiny, Jesse and Molly; sister in laws Norma, Reba and Ruth; nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by a sister Evelyn Reese and a brother George Hall.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 10am in the Vanston and James Funeral Home 1401 Ash St. Scranton with Rev. Norman Bright officiating.
Friends may call Tuesday from 4-7pm.
Interment, Washburn Street Cemetery, West Scranton.
Memorial contributions may be made to
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