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Emmanuel P. Sherman

With heavy hearts and deep sorrow, the Sherman , Kiahon, Pussah, Seiwua, Kiagbongbon and Kiadii families announce the passing of their beloved Father, Brother, Cousin, Uncle and Grandfather Emmanuel P. Sherman. This sad event occurred on Wednesday January 22nd, 2020, at 1:23 pm in Media, Pennsylvania. He is predeceased by his parents, Counselor George B. Sherman and Famatta Pussah Sherman.

He leaves behind his mothers, Mamei Sherman and Borbor Sherman, his children Famatta, Alfred, Porshi and Miatta. He also leaves to mourn his loss his siblings, George Gai Sherman (Hawa), Samuel Soni Sherman, Edith Sangae Sherman, Lucretia Tenneh Sherman-Massaquoi (Momo), Fatu Patience Sherman, Thomas Bai Sherman (Eva), George Tonton Sherman (Miata), Roseline Jema Sherman-Mensah (Tetteh), George Ningo Sherman (Maima), Phillip Mana Sherman, Fatu Jebbeh Sherman, William Feweh Sherman, Famatta Mamei Sherman, Benjamin Jacob Sherman, Edwin Bill Sherman and James King Sherman. He will be missed by countless Cousins, Nieces, Nephews, former students and friends in the USA, Europe and Liberia. His life touched many people and we all mourn his loss. 

We love you and will miss you. Rest in peace and may light perpetual shine upon you.

Funeral Services in the USA:

Saturday, March 7th, 2020 at 10:00 am
The Episcopal Church of the Ascension 633 Sligo Ave. Silver Spring, MD 20910 Parking- School parking lot at the back of the church

Funeral Services in Liberia:
Friday, March 13th, 2020 at the St. John’s Irving Memorial Episcopal Church Robertsport, Grand Cape Mount County

Internment: St. John’s Irving Memorial Episcopal Church Cemetery

Repast: On the Church’s premises following funeral services

Contacts in the USA:
Lucretia Sherman-Massaquoi: (202) 265-4760
Fatu Sherman: (215) 473-4426
Roseline Sherman-Mensah: (513) 404-6693
Miata Sherman: (240) 476-7398

Contacts in Liberia:
Anthony D. Kromah: 231-77 7727727
Varney Pussah: 231-77 8482454


Holiday Inn Express – Block of rooms under Sherman Family 7990 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20910 Phone: (301) 565-3444
Other nearby hotels:
Marriott Courtyard Silver Spring Downtown
8506 Fenton Street, Silver Spring, MD 20910
Phone: (301) 589-4899

Double Tree by Hilton Silver Spring 8727 Colesville Road, Silver Spring, MD 20910 Phone: (301) 589-5200