Peaceful 09

David F. 'Oss' Sherman

March 21, 1939 ~ August 17, 2021 (age 82)


David F. ‘Oss’ Sherman, 82, of Smithfield, OH, passed away Tuesday Aug. 17, 2021, in the Valley Hospice Care Center North in Steubenville, OH.


Oss was born March 21, 1939, in Brookville, PA, son of the late David V. and Amy (Young) Sherman.


Oss was a retired truck driver, working for C-K Coal Co. He loved wood working and ceramics. He had a CB shop and was a great drag racer mechanic.


Oss served his country as a member of the Army Reserves.


In addition to his parents, Oss was preceded in death by his half-sister, Margaret Shillings.


Surviving is his wife, Gladys M. (Huffman) Sherman, whom he married March 17, 1962; daughter, Robin (Leonard) Heald, of Martins Ferry, OH; son, David Scott (Tony) Sherman of New Bethlehem, PA; sister, Barbara Joanna (Jim) Zamperini of Alcola, PA; four grandchildren, David Allen and Darl Shane Sherman, Clayton Elijah Blockson and Roni Lea Sherman; four great-grandchildren, Gabriel Dwight and Paxton Jacob Sherman, Dillon and Emma Samick.


A Memorial Service will be held September 5, 2021, at 1:00 PM at the Hawthorn Calvary Methodist Church in Hawthorn, PA.


In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorial donations be directed to the Hawthorn Calvary Church. Their address is listed below.


Arrangements for Oss are in the care of the J.E. Foster Funeral Home in Smithfield, OH.



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Memorial Service
September 5, 2021

1:00 PM
Hawthorn Calvary
4024 Main St.
Hawthorn, PA 16230


Hawthorn Calvary United Methodist Church
4024 Main St., Hawthorn PA 16230

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