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Joan Holecek Sherwood

Sonoma, California

1936 - 2019

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Joan Holecek Sherwood October 1936 - October 2019 Kind, loving, caring, polished, professional, dignified, and devoted to her family, friends, and students. Joan was born in San Francisco to Joseph and Elizabeth Holecek. She met her future husband, Robert, when she was just six years old,...

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Joan Sherwood was very kind to me as I began my teaching career at El Verano School. She was dignified, gracious, warm, and friendly. I would have loved to have had her as a teacher!

DEAR ROBERT AND FAMILY:
THINKING OF YOU AND JOAN'S PASSING ...
HAVE NOT SEEN YOU IN YEARS.
BUT PLEASE ACCEPT MY CONDOLENCES.
YOUR OLD FRIEND, BOB DULIK.

[email protected] 650.575.9964

My condolences to the Sherwood family. Mrs. Sherwood was my all-time favorite teacher. She was my 2nd grade teacher that had a split 1st and second grade combined in 1973 (if I remember right). I will always remember her fondly. I remember I would drop by and say hi from time to time over the years when she was still teaching at El Verano school. She always somehow managed to remember me and always had a welcoming smile. It's funny how people imprint themselves on the lives of others, Mrs....