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Fredendall Funeral Home
Tuesday October 25th, 2022
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Mary Sherman

Mary Sherman
Knox - Mary Sherman of Knox passed away peacefully at Albany Medical Center on Thursday, October 20, 2022. She was the daughter of the late Raymond and Geraldine Beimler. Mary was the beloved wife of Dana Sherman. Born and raised in the Buffalo area, her family lived in Marilla.  Mary went to St. Mary's School and attended Erie County Community College. 

Mary had a range of jobs from working the toy assembly line at Fisher Price, medical research at Roswell Park Institute, Knox Post Office, typesets at the Altamont Enterprise and served for many years as Knox Town Registrar.  Mary was always involved in all of her childrens activities, cub scouts, girl scouts, 4-H, however, being a homemaker was her number one priority.  Mary was a proud member of the Knox Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary for over 45 years. In addition to her devoted husband of 57 years, Mary was the loving mother of Daniel Sherman, Debra (Mike) DiFulvio, and David (Megan) Sherman. Mary was the grandmother of Kevin Sherman, Meaghan (John) Novak, Bobby DiFulvio, Billy DiFulvio, and Kenzie Sherman; great grandmother of Maxon Novak. Mary is also survived by her brother Raymond (Carol) Beimler, and her nephew Jeff Beimler. In addition to her parents, Mary was predeceased by her godson and nephew Eric Beimler and her sister in law Aroline Sprague.

A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10:00a.m, on Wednesday in St
Lucy/Bernadette Church, Altamont. Friends are invited to visit with Mary’s family in the Fredendall Funeral Home on Tuesday, 4-6 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Mary’s memory to the Knox Fire Dept. Ladies Auxiliary 2198 Berne-Altamont Road, Altamont, NY 12009 would be appreciated.


I am deeply thankful for having had the opportunity to know you, you were like my second "Mom" and I always loved you very much! Thank you for the grace to lesrn so much from you and for having received so much love. In humbleness and gratefulness, I wish you a joyful journey to heaven and light around you always.
Dear Shermans, please accept my deepest condolences, I'm sharing your pain. Love always

Raimar Vogel Nov 1 2022 4:49 AM

To Dana Sherman and family: Pat and I were saddened to hear of your wifes' passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Yours in the Faith....Brother Jacob Lederman and Pat.

Jacob Lederman Oct 25 2022 5:43 PM

To the entire Sherman family, you are in my thoughts and prayers! Mary was the best fudge maker in the world. Hers was my favorite present on the bus! Hugs to all!

Terry Schinnerer Oct 24 2022 4:48 PM

We are sorry to hear of your Mom’s passing. May fond memories he’ll you through this difficult time. You’re in our thoughts and prayers.

Bob & Nancy Jones Oct 24 2022 9:33 AM

Deb !! We’re so sorry to see your Mom passed away🙏🏻😇💝😢praying for peace and healing in your heart

Lori and Larry Zyra Oct 23 2022 9:21 PM

So sorry for your loss. Mary was truly loved by so many. She will be missed.

Michael Burby Oct 23 2022 5:18 PM

Dave, Megan & Family,
Our deepest sympathy to you all for the loss of your beautiful Mom. We are keeping you all in our thoughts during this difficult time.

Don DeMarco Oct 23 2022 5:04 PM

So sorry for your loss.

Bryan and Laurel Sheehy Oct 23 2022 5:03 PM

So very sorry for your loss Dave . Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Rob & Patty Wojcicki Oct 23 2022 4:09 PM

Love and prayers to the entire Mary Sherman family. We pray that God helps you find strength and comfort.

Richard Sherman and Family Oct 23 2022 1:46 PM

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