Nancy Lee (Sherwin) Sherman, 86 formerly of Lewistown passed away peacefully at the Locust
Grove Retirement Village in Mifflin on Friday, April 5, 2019.
Born September 8, 1932 in Spangler, she was the daughter of the late Lee A. and Lois R. (MacMinn) Sherwin.
She was preceded in death by her former husband, Dr. Hugh I. Sherman, Jr.; two sisters and a brother.
Nancy is survived by her three children, Carol Pandel and husband Roger of New Tripoli; Douglas Sherman and wife Martha (Hamilton) Sherman, West Chester and David Sherman of Schwenksville; six grandchildren, one great grandchild; many nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews.
She is also survived by her siblings, David Sherwin of Montgomery, Texas; Samuel Sherwin of Mobile, Alabama, Daniel Sherwin of Harrison City, PA, and Alice Sherwin of Osprey, Fla.
Nancy was a graduate of Indiana High School in PA and the West Penn Hospital School of Nursing in Pittsburgh as a Registered Nurse.
She served as a registered nurse at West Penn Hospital and Magee Women’s Hospital in Pittsburgh; The Locust Grove Retirement Village in Mifflin and at the Lewistown Hospital where she attended to patients on 4B until she retired.
Nancy was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Lewistown where she taught Sunday School; she was past president of the Charity League and a member of the Red Hats Ladies Society.
A visitation for local friends and family will be held from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m., Saturday, April 13, 2019 at the Barr Funeral Home and Crematory, 120 Logan Street, Lewistown. A private graveside service will be held in Indiana, PA at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Nancy’s memory can be made to the First United Methodist Church, 200 E. Third Street Lewistown, PA 17044 and please specify “Come to the Banquet” missions program.
Online condolences can be shared with the family at www.barrfh.com