Elizabeth M. ShermanDecember 22,2012
Elizabeth M. ShermanElizabeth M. Sherman
BENNINGTON — Elizabeth M. “Bette” Sherman, 87, died Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012, at Albany Medical Center following a brief illness.
She was born July 16, 1925, in North Bennington, the daughter of Lawrence and Grace (Hoag) Hall.
She received her education in North Bennington and Bennington schools, and was a graduate of the former Bennington High School, Class of 1943.
In earlier years, she was employed at the former Polygraphic Company in North Bennington.
Her home and family were her primary interests.
Survivors include a daughter, Joanne M. Gauthier of Bennington; a son, John R. Sherman of White Creek, N.Y.; five grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; a sister, Pauline Senecal of North Bennington; nieces, nephews and cousins.
The funeral will be held Friday, Dec. 28, 2012, at 10 a.m. at the Mahar & Son Funeral Home.
Friends may call at the funeral home Thursday, Dec. 27, from 5 to 7 p.m.
Burial will be in Hinsdillville Cemetery in Bennington.
Memorial contributions may be made to either the Bennington Rescue Squad, or the Vermont Chapter of the American Heart Association, through the office of the Mahar & Son Funeral Home, 628 Main St., Bennington, VT 05201.
Guest book condolences may be made at www.maharandsonfuneralhome.net.
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