Joan Sherman

October 6, 1938 - November 29, 2016
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Joan Sherman, 78, passed away on November 29, 2016. She was born on October 6, 1938, on a farm in Blain, Wisconsin. She attended Almond Wisconsin High School. On February 7, 1959, she married Edward (Ted) Sherman, Joan was employed and retired from the U.S. Postal Office in Rockford Ill. Joan Absolutely loved her job at the post office. She is survived by her husband, Ted; children, Troy (Joyce) Sherman, Traci (Jason) Bender; granddaughter, Jeannine Sherman; great grandson Arthur Sherman all of whom she loved very much.

Joan was very devoted to her church and God. The family would like to thank Illinois Hospice and all of her many friends for all the support.

Private family burial at St. James Cemetery. Cremation rites have been accorded.  To light a candle or share a condolence, please visit

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Saint James Cemetery


West Lincoln and North Appleton Road, Belvidere, IL, 61008

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Private family burial at St. James Cemetery. Cremation rites have been accorded.


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Born: October 6, 1938
Died: November 29, 2016

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Ken and Karen Nelligan posted on 12/4/16

Sending our thoughts and prayers to Ted and family in these very difficult times. Sorry for your loss !!


Patricia Kollberg posted on 12/4/16

Sincere sympathy to all in your loss. I worked along side Joan for several years at the Belvidere Post Office. Nobody could sort letters faster than Joan! Wishing you peace at this difficult time.


Wendy Hoopengarner posted on 12/5/16

So sorry for your loss ...sending my thoughts and prayers . She will be missed !!


CHERYL RUSSELL-SMITH posted on 12/5/16

So sorry to hear this. Joan will be greatly missed! Thoughts and prayers to her family.


Heather Porter posted on 12/8/16

After every phone conversation we had, she would say 'God Bless you, love you.' Ted and Traci, so sorry. My prayers are with you.


John Zoellick posted on 12/18/16

Prayers to the Sherman Family