2013-06-06 / Obituaries

Howard Sherwood

Howard T. Sherwood, 85, of South Auburn, PA died Wednesday morning, June 5, 2013 at Golden Living in Tunkhannock. Born in Tunkhannock on Sept. 3, 1927, he was the son of the late Walter, Sr. and Hazel Dixon Sherwood. His wife is the former June Parrish; they would have celebrated 57 years of marriage on Sept. 13.

He worked for East Lemon Sand and Gravel and later worked for Trehab in Tunkhannock.

Surviving are three sons: Jeff of South Auburn, Allen and his wife, Michelle of Meshoppen and Randy of South Auburn; two daughters, Holly Green and husband, Bill of Tunkhannock and Lisa Traver of Tunkhannock; brother, Ralph of Nicholson; three grand-daughters; three great-grandchildren and three step-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be Friday, June 7 at 1 p.m. at the Harding Litwin Funeral Home, 123 W. Tioga St., Tunkhannock, with Pastor Gary Myers of the Biblical Baptist Church in Meshoppen officiating. Interment will be in Sunnyside Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home on Friday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

For directions or to send an online condolence, please visit aplitwinfuneralhomes.com.

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