Gwendolyn R. Sherman

November 21, 2018


Gwendolyn R. Sherman, 86, passed away at Fall River Healthcare, on November 21st. She was the widow of Thomas D. Sherman.

Born in Fall River, a daughter of the late Richard B. Curran and the late Alice V. (Labrie) Curran, she had lived in Somerset since 1952. She was a 1949 graduate of B.M.C. Durfee High School and she worked for a number of years in the former Lexcraft Mfg.; in Fall River. Gwen was a member of the Swansea Royal Travelers, and she loved bowling.

She is survived by two daughters, Donna J. Pacheco of Swansea and Cheryl A. Ricardo of Orlando, FL; 6 grandchildren; and 4 great grandchildren. She was also preceded in death by two sons, Thomas R. Sherman and Steven C. Sherman, also a sister Shirley A. Souza.

Her funeral will be held Monday, at 9 AM, from the Hathaway Community Home for Funerals, 900 Buffinton St., Somerset, with a 10 AM funeral mass in St. Thomas More Church, Somerset. Burial will follow in the Palmer Street Cemetery, Somerset. Relatives and friends are invited to attend.

Calling hour Sunday, 4-7 PM.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Dana Farber Cancer Institute or the Alzheimer's Association

Calling Hours

NOV 25. 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM (EST)

Hathaway Community Home For Funerals
900 Buffinton Street
Somerset, MA, 02726


NOV 26. 9:00 AM (EST)

Hathaway Community Home For Funerals
900 Buffinton Street
Somerset, MA, 02726

Funeral Mass

NOV 26. 10:00 AM (EST)

St. Thomas More Church, Someret
386 Luther Ave.
Somerset, MA

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