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Born: November 30, 1932

Place of Birth: Irvington, NY

Death: February 14, 2013

Place of Death: Lewes, DE

Occupation: Homemaker

Memorial donations may be made to:
Casa San Francisco, P. O. Box 38, 127 Broad Street, Milton, DE 19968

This memorial provided by:
Parsell Funeral Homes & Crematorium
Lewes, DE

Isabel S. Shearman

    November 30, 1932  -  February 14, 2013

Life Legacy

Isabel S. Shearman, age 80, of Lewes, DE passed away peacefully on Thursday, February 14, 2013 at Beebe Medical Center, Lewes, surrounded by her loving family. She was born on November 30, 1932, in Irvington, NY, daughter of the late W. Edward Sweetman and Gertrude Duff Sweetman.

Mrs. Shearman grew up in Irvington-on-Hudson where she graduated from Irvington High School. She then continued on to the College of St. Elizabeth, Morristown, NJ, graduated in 1954 and then to the Bronx VA ADA Internship program. She was a parishioner of St. Jude the Apostle Catholic Church.

In addition to her parents, Mrs. Shearman was preceded in death by her three brothers, William, Richard, and John Sweetman. She is survived by her loving husband of 55 years, Henry S. Shearman; her four children: Henry S. Shearman, Jr. of Allentown, PA, Margaret Shearman of White Plains, NY, Celia Shearman of Lewes, DE, and David Shearman and his wife Kari Shearman of Frankford, DE; four grandchildren: Skyler, Riley, Benjamin, and Reese all of Frankford, DE; and one brother David Sweetman of West Boylston, MA.

A Mass of Christian Burial was held on February 20, 2013 at St. Jude the Apostle Catholic Church in Lewes, DE. Internment followed at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Dagsboro, DE.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Mrs. Shearman's honor to: Casa San Francisco, P. O. Box 38, 127 Broad Street, Milton, DE 19968.

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