|Leonard "Lou" Sherman, 95, passed away Sunday, September 1, 2019 at his home in Lincolnshire, IL.
He was born March 11, 1924 in St. Louis, MO, was formerly of Wilmette, living in Lincolnshire at Sedgebrook since 2005. Lou was a veteran of the US Army, serving in Italy during WWII, was a member of the
Masonic Lodge in St. Louis, the Medinah Shrine and volunteered at Shriners Hospital for Children in Chicago. He enjoyed ice skating and was past president of the Skokie Valley Figure Skating Club.
Lou will be remembered as a kind man who loved to make people laugh, was loved by all who knew him and will be dearly missed.
Surviving is his wife of 70 years, Shirley Sherman; 2 children, Robert "Bob" (Kay) Sherman and Patricia (Larry) White and by 5 grandchildren, Ryan Sherman, Kelsey (Jay) Moon, Kortney Sherman, Patrick (Sydney) White and Jeff White.
A visitation was held at Burnett-Dane Funeral Home, 120 W. Park Ave. (Rt. 176, one block west of Milwaukee Ave.) Libertyville, IL.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Shriners Hospital for Children, 2211 N. Oak Park Ave. Chicago, IL 60707. For info: 847-362-3009 or share a memory at www.burnettdane.com.
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(Photo is by Dr. Rich Rossman, taken May 12, 2016, at the Skokie Valley Skating Club Annual Meeting.)