Russell Layne Sherman

May 13, 1952 ~ April 9, 2022 (age 69)


Russell Sherman, retired, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, April 9th, 2022. He was a long-time resident of Benson, Arizona. He is survived his children Jason Sherman, Russell Lee Sherman, Branson Sherman, Jennifer Menard, and David Sherman. He is preceded in death by his parents Branson L. Sherman and Geneva Sherman, as well as his wife Norma Sherman (Woolen) of 42 years.

Russell Sherman was born in Benson on May 13th, 1952. He lived either in Benson or Pomerene almost exclusively, except for a short stint in Cascabel. He graduated from Benson High School in 1971. He worked in several different areas, from farm work to being a mechanic but ultimately worked at Apache Nitrogen until retirement. Russell was a beloved husband and father with a love of camping, farm work, golfing, and the outdoors in general.

His services will be held April 23rd, 2022, at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Pomerene, with a family viewing at 9:30AM, and services at 10AM.

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Funeral Service
April 23, 2022

10:00 AM
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints St. David Stake Center
381 N Pomerene Road
Benson, AZ 85602

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