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Obituaries

Genevieve "Dot" Sherman

Genevieve “Dot” Sherman of Wentzville, Missouri passed away on February 12, 2024, at the age of 93.

dot sherman.jpgGenevieve was born on August 31, 1930, to Hubert A. and Hulda A. Niederer. She was the beloved wife of William “Pete” Sherman of Wentzville, Missouri for 71 years. She is survived by, James (Julia) Sherman, Theresa (Mark) Smythe, William Sherman, Gary (Sandy) Sherman, Daniel (Mindy) Sherman, Sheila (Pat Turner) Rhodes, Gail (Mike) Orf; 20 grandchildren; 39 great-grandchildren, and her brother-in-law, John Maynard. Dot was preceded in death by her parents, Hubert and Hulda Niederer; her husband, William “Pete” Sherman; brothers, Joe (Violet) Niederer, Greg (Mary) Niederer, Kenneth (Leona) Niederer, Raymond (Alice) Niederer; sisters, Rose (Clarence) Schulte, Ethel (Jerry) Briley, and Margie Maynard; daughter-in-law, Peggy Sherman; son-in-law, Dennis Rhodes.

Dot was a member of St. Theodore Catholic Church, The Ladies Sodality, and St. Monica's Sodality Quilters. She enjoyed quilting, dancing, singing and playing music. She enjoyed traveling and attending area picnics. Dot enjoyed spending time with family, especially family gatherings. She lived her whole life in the Flint Hill area. She will be dearly missed by all who knew her.

Visitation: Friday, February 16, 2024, from 3 to 7 p.m. at Pitman Funeral Home, 1545 Wentzville Pkwy, Wentzville. 
Funeral: Saturday, February 17, 2024, at 10:30 a.m. St. Theodore Catholic Church, 5059 Highway P, Flint Hill, MO 63385.
Interment: St. Theodore Catholic Church Cemetery, Hwy P, Flint Hill, MO 63385.
Memorials: St. Theodore Catholic School in care of Pitman Funeral Home, Box 248, Wentzville, MO 63385.