RICHARD H. SHERMAN (Age 72)
COL. USAF (Retired)
Of Alexandria, VA, died Monday, October 22, 2012 at Mount Vernon Hospital in Alexandria, VA. He was born in Hartford, CT, the son of the late George and Lottie Sherman. He was raised in West Hartfield, CT and graduated from the University of Connecticut. Upon retirement from the Air Force, he worked at the Defense Intelligence Agency at Bolling A.F.B. He was an avid collector of political and sports memorabilia. He is survived by his wife, Joan Sherman, of Alexandria, VA; a brother and sister-in-law, Dr. William and Samantha Sherman of West Hartford, CT, and a sister, Susan Sherman of Newington, CT. The family extends its special thanks to Richard's team of caregivers of many years. Burial services were held Thursday, October 25 in Hartford, CT. The family asks that donations in memory of Richard be made to Farmington Valley Jewish Congregation-Emek Shalom, 55 Bushy Hill Rd., Simsbury, CT 06070.