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Richard Orr Sherwood (1924 - 1957)

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Richard Orr Sherwood
Born in Clarence, Shelby, MOmap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 1948 (to 1957) in Missourimap
[children unknown]
Died in Adams County, ILmap
Profile last modified 3 Sep 2019 | Created 15 Apr 2016 | Last significant change: 3 Sep 2019
23:36: Randall Williamson edited the Biography for Richard Orr Sherwood (1924-1957). [Thank Randall for this]
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Dick Sherwood lived most of his life in Clarence and Shelbina, MO, and died unexpectedly of a heart attack at work in Quincy, IL.

He served in the Army during WWII Missouri SGT Company 1 315 Infantry 70 DIV WWII Bom-ph. Married Betty Ruth Hillard in 1948. Dick was a member of the Clarence Masonic Lodge, Clarence VFW, and Clarence Christian Church.

Survived by his widow, three children John, Carol, and Brenda, his mother Mrs Ethel Sherwood, two sisters Mrs B L Edrington of Clarence and Mrs Paul Caldwell of Lakenan. His father preceded him in death. Funeral was held at the Clarence Christian Church with Rev Charles E Webb officiating. Graveside services were conducted by the Masonic Lodge and VFW.


Shelbina Cemetery, Shelbina, Shelby County, Missouri, USA, Lot 212


Find A Grave Memorial# 126600294

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