Sherman L. Stanbro, Jr., 61, of Corry, passed away on Oct. 6, 2019.
Born in Corry on Oct. 29, 1957, he was a son of Wanda A. (Buell) Stanbro and the late Sherman L. Stanbro, Sr.
Sherman was a 1975 graduate from Corry High School. In 1977, he graduated from Williamsport Community College with an Associate Degree in Carpentry and Construction. He went to work for Cooper Energy in Corry for 10 years, then was employed by Snap-Tite Hose, now All American Hose, in Union City for 29 years until his retirement in 2017. Sherman enjoyed gardening, archery hunting, reading and writing poetry, reading the Bible, and attending his grandchildren's sporting events. He loved spending time with his family, and vacationing in Myrtle Beach, S.C. Sherman was married to Marsha L. Clabbatz on Aug. 26, 1978 in Corry.
Sherman is survived by his wife, Marsha L. (Clabbatz) Stanbro; his mother, Wanda A. Stanbro of North East; his son, Shawn Lee Stanbro and his wife, Sara, of Union City; his daughter, Julie Keil of Corry; his brother, Stuart Stanbro and his wife, Kristy, of North East; his twin sister, Sharon Proctor and her husband, James, of Corry; and his sister, Susan Culver and her husband, Lee, of Spartansburg. He is also survived by five grandchildren, Cole, Kendra, Caleb, Shane and Chance; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his father, Sherman L. Stanbro Sr., he was preceded in death by his brother, Shawn Lee Stanbro; his maternal grandparents, Eric and Edith Buell; and his paternal grandparents, Arlene Ross and John Stanbro.
Family and friends are invited to a Celebration of Life for Sherman at the Relevant Church, 100 W. South St., Corry, PA 16407, on Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019, from 2 to 4 p.m. The Rev. Les Utegg will be officiating.
Memorials are requested to Community Nursing Services, 7 Park St., North East, PA 16428; or the Saint Vincent Cancer Center, 2315 Myrtle St., Erie, PA 16502.
Askins Cremation Funeral Services, 8354 Wattsburg Road, Erie, PA 16509, is assisting the family with arrangements.