Roy E. Sherman

ANCRAMDALE — Roy E. Sherman, 87 passed on Aug. 8, 2019, at Vassar Brothers Hospital in Poughkeepsie, N.Y.

He was born on Jan. 15, 1932, in Stanfordville, N.Y., a son of Ruth (Shook) and Ralph Sherman Sr.

A lifelong area resident, he previously resided in Ancramdale, Millerton and Lakeville. He had been employed on the Sommerhoff Dairy Farm in Ancramdale prior to his retirement.

He was predeceased by his wife, Margaret C. (Miller) Sherman, in 2010.

Survivors include his daughter, Sherry Shelton of Hillsdale, N.Y.; his sons, Roy Sherman of Millerton and Milton Sherman of Lakeville; three grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

Graveside services will be held on Thursday, Aug. 22, at 11 a.m. at the Copake Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to assist the family c/o Peck and Peck Funeral Home, P.O. Box D, Copake, NY 12516.

Arrangements are with the Peck and Peck Funeral Home of Copake.

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