Arthur G. Sherman
G. Sherman, 91, of New Haven, passed away on October 28, 2018 in Bristol, VT.
was born on March 9, 1927, in Vergennes to Edward and Martha (Kandzior)
Sherman. In 1928 the family moved to their farm in New Haven. He attended
school at Beeman Academy while helping to run the replica audemars piguet watches farm. In 1953 he married Anne
Burpee, and in 1954 he began his service in the Army. Upon discharge he and
Anne began their own family farm on East Street, which he continued until
selling the animals in 1992. Over the years he drove school bus, and was a
member of the Vermont Farm Bureau, the New Haven Fire Department, the American
Legion of Bristol, and the New Haven planning commission. He also served as a
Beeman Academy Trustee and was on the Mt. Abraham Union High School board.
After retiring he enjoyed traveling and spending time with his children,
grandchildren, great grandchildren.
was predeceased by his wife Anne in 1991, his sister Gertrude Parkhill, his
brother Arnold, and a companion, Vivian Hutchins, who shared his many travels
is survived by his sons Jim (Jan) of Leicester, Jerry (Linda) of Concord; Linda
Sargent; his brother Richard of Bristol, his sister Nancy Daer of Wethersfield,
CT, his grandchildren Andrea Sherman, Evan (Karen) Sherman, Carrie (Joe)
Sylvia, and Aimee Sherman (fiance’ Billy
Kramer). Art has 3 great grandchildren, Peter and Henry Sherman and Lorelei
family would like to thank his caregiver, Heather Shepard, and her family,
where he has resided the last 4 years.
hours will be held on Saturday, November 3rd at Brown-McClay Funeral
Home in Bristol from 10 to 11a.m. with a funeral following at 11 a.m. at the
funeral home. Burial will be at Evergreen Cemetery in New Haven with a
reception following at Bristol American Legion. In lieu of replica breitling colt watches flowers
contributions may be made to New Haven Fire Department, PO Box 120, New Haven,
VT 05472 or Project Independence, PO Box 581, Middlebury, VT 05753. To send
online condolences to his family please visit www.brownmcclayfuneralhomes.com