Sherwood "Woody"'s Story
Born in North Tonawanda, NY, son of Martin and Esther (Werth) Herman. Married Janet DeVantier on September 2, 1961 and was happily married 54 years. A member of St. Johnsburg Volunteer Fire Company for over 50 years, and board member 12 years. Life member of Western New York Water Works Association, past president of the former Niagara County Water Works Association, was employed 46 years for the Wheatfield Water Division, eight years as the superintendent, and a Plumbing Board member. Active life long member of St. John Lutheran Church, Wheatfield, serving six years as a trustee and ushered weekly. He was well known for his strawberries. Surviving is his wife, mother, children: Darlene Herman, Jeffrey (Karen) Herman and Debra Herman; grandchildren: David, Diana, Jennifer, James and Emily; sister, Sharon (Lee) Muir; and brothers, Wayne (Lynda) Herman and Wesley (Barbara) Herman. Services will be on Monday at 11:00 a.m. in St. John Lutheran Church, corner Niagara Falls Blvd. and Ward Road. Memorials may be made to the church, or American Heart Association. Arrangement were with the DUBOIS FUNERAL HOME.
Published on April 15, 2016