Robert C. Sherman

LEWISTON – Robert C. Sherman, 98, a resident of Wales, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 25, 2021, in Lewiston. He was born on Aug. 8, 1923, in Wales, the son of Charles Sherman and Annie (Stewart) Sherman. Robert attended grammar school in Wales and then Edward Little High School in Auburn. He proudly served in the U.S. Army during World War II. On Aug. 2, 1947, in Auburn he married Alfreda M. Dearborn and they shared a wonderful life together for 62 years. She passed away on Aug. 11, 2009. Robert worked for Albany Felt, Tech Tex Industries and repaired televisions retiring in 1987. He enjoyed taking care of the yard, cutting grass, and in the winter months, loved to use the snowblower. He was a member of the American Legion Post 135 in Sabattus. He is survived by a daughter, Donna Lanctot and her husband, William of Wales.

He was predeceased by his parents, his wife, Alfreda M. Sherman, a son Steven Sherman, four brothers; Cecile, Charles, Walter, and Ralph, six sisters; Helen Lyman, Marion Johnson, Madeline Stuart, Beatrice Hawkins, Lilla King and Ruth Snyder. Messages of condolence may be sent to the family at:

Funeral services with Full Military Honors will be held at 1 p.m., on Monday, November 29, 2021, at the BRAGDON-FINLEY FUNERAL HOME, 707 Main Street, Monmouth, Maine. Visitation will be from 12 p.m., noon to 1 p.m., prior to the service. Interment will be at Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Pleasant Hill Road, Sabattus, Maine.

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