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Wayne A. Sherman

Wayne A. Sherman, 73, Huntley, formerly of Woodstock, died Sunday, June 30, 2013, at home.

He was born April 16, 1940, in Woodstock to Dorr A. and Adlynn E. (Piska) Sherman.

On July 17, 1965, he married Audrey F. Share in Woodstock.

He was a member of the First Congregational Church of Huntley. He loved fishing on Lake Michigan – or any small pond – and was a member of Salmon Unlimited in Racine, Wis. He loved to farm and was an avid Chicago Bears fan.

Survivors include his wife; a son, Richard (Jesika) Sherman, Lake in the Hills; a daughter, Tami (Rick) Van Wazer, Lombard; a sister, Sharon K. (Barb Iverson) Sherman; and two grandchildren, Ezequiel and Jacob.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his mother-in-law, Dawn Saxbury; his father-in-law, Dick Saxbury; four brothers-in-law; and many aunts and uncles.

Visitation will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday July 3, at Schneider-Leucht-Merwin & Cooney Funeral Home, 1211 N. Seminary Ave., Woodstock. The funeral will follow at 1 p.m. The Rev. John Critchfield will officiate. Burial will be at McHenry County Memorial Park, 11301 Lake Ave, Woodstock. Memorials can be made to the family.

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