Fred Sherman Ph.D.

Sherman, Fred PhD

Rochester, NY: Fred Sherman, Professor and former Chair of the Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, a member of National Academy of Sciences, and an internationally recognized Scientist, died on Monday, September 16, 2013 at the age of 81.

He is survived by his wife, Elena Rustchenko-Bulgac; daughter, Rhea Sherman (Sean Adam); son, Mark (Judy) Sherman; daughter-in-law, Kelly; 6 grandchildren; sister, Clarice Zuckman; nieces and nephews. Fred was predeceased by his son, Aaron.

The family will receive friends on FRIDAY September 20, from 3-7 PM at Michael R. Yackiw Funeral Home, 1650 Empire Blvd., Webster. A graveside service will be held SATURDAY. Meet at the Mt. Hope Ave. entrance of Mt. Hope Cemetery at 11 AM. In lieu of flowers send contributions for an annual lecture in Fred's memory to: Fred Sherman Lecture of the University of Rochester, Box 712, University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 Elmwood Ave., Rochester NY, 14642.

Funeral Home

Yackiw (Michael)
17 Anglewood Court Fairport, NY 14450

Published in Rochester Democrat And Chronicle on Sept. 19, 2013