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James Sherpey

1922 - 2016 Obituary Condolences
James Sherpey Obituary
The Service of Remembrance for Mr. James T. Sherpey, age 93, of Beverly Hills, Florida, will be held 12:00 noon, Friday, March 11, 2016 at the Beverly Hills Chapel of Hooper Funeral Homes with Chaplain Larry Strickland officiating. Interment will follow at Florida National Cemetery, Bushnell, Florida with military honors. The family will receive friends from 10:00 AM until the time of service, Friday at the Beverly Hills Chapel of Hooper Funeral Homes. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.HooperFuneralHome.com.
He was born September 1, 1922 in Chatham, NY, son of James and Elizabeth (Shufelt) Sherpey. He died March 5, 2016 in Beverly Hills, FL. Mr. Sherpey was an Army Air Corp veteran serving during WWII. He worked as an Engineer in Semi-Conductor Manufacturing. He moved to Beverly Hills, Florida from Reading, MA in 1993. Mr. Sherpey was a Life member of the Good Samaritan Masonic Lodge, Reading, MA; the Reading Commandery #50 that later merged with Metro North/Hugh de Payens Commandery #20. He was a Knights Templar past Commander and Prelate Emeritus. He enjoyed photography, bowling and traveling. Mr. Sherpey was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Ethel Thomasey-Sherpey, brother, Theodore Sherpey, and 2 sisters, Lois Kraft and Jane Sullivan.
Survivors include son, James T. (Debra) Sherpey II of Warwick, RI, 2 daughters: Deborah (Robert) Werrbach of Sapphire, NC; Diane (Kenneth) Willey of Cocoa, FL, 8 grandchildren: Brett (Elizabeth) Werrbach, Jody (Thomas) Harney, Scott Patnode, Ryan Willey, Greg Willey, Kathleen Volpe, Jamie Sherpey, Charles Sherpey, 10 Great Grandchildren: Sabrina Slater, Lillian Slater, Sara Grace Harney, Katherine Werrbach, Anna Harney, Jake Harney, Serenity Volpe, Hunter Werrbach, Ryan Werrbach and Annalyse Moore. Arrangements are under the direction of the Beverly Hills Chapel of Hooper Funeral Homes & Crematory.
Published in Citrus County Chronicle on Mar. 9, 2016
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