Sherman C Emerich

Passed away on March 6, 2013

Sherman C. Emerich, 71, of Lebanon, passed away on Wednesday, March 6th, 2013 in the M.S. Hershey Medical Center. He was born in Lebanon, a son of the Late Clayton S. Emrich and Helena M. Gernert Yordy. Sherman was the husband of Alice M. Bechtold Emerich. Mr. Emerich was employed by the Everite Knitting Mills as a cutter for approx. 37years and then went to work for Cedar Haven for 15 years in Maintance and Housekeeping. He attended Kochenderfer’s United Methodist Church. Surviving are his wife, daughters: Jane L., wife of Michael Vitalo, Sinking Springs; Carol J. Blouch of Lebanon and Nancy A., wife of Wayne Dove, Lititz; grandchildren: Christopher M. Keener of Cornwall; Ezekiel D. Blouch of Richland; Nathanael A. Blouch of Richland and Rachel E. Dove of Lititz; sisters: Mildred H., wife of Leroy Hess, Mechanicsburg; Mary Ann, wife of Kenneth Krammes, Lebanon and Kathleen, wife of Randall Stroh, Lebanon; several nieces and nephews. A funeral service will be held in the Kochenderfer’s United Methodist Church 1105 Kochenderfer Rd., Lebanon, Pa., 17046 on Tuesday, March 12th, 2013 at 10:00a.m. A viewing will be from 9:00a.m. until the time of the service in the church. Interment will be in Ebenezer Cemetery, Lebanon. Contributions may be made in Sherman’s memory to Kochenderfer’s United Methodist Church or University Development Academic Support Building, P.O. Box 852, Hershey, Pa., 17033.


  • Viewing Tuesday, March 12, 2013
  • Funeral Service Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Sherman C Emerich

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Rufus Rohrer

March 15, 2013

Dear Alice,
So sorry to hear of your loss. We are praying for you.


March 15, 2013

So sorry for your loss. God has another angel. Lots of prayers and thoughts your way.


March 11, 2013

Thank you for the warmth of your friendship over the years!


March 10, 2013

Carol, Sorry for your loss. You and your family are in our prayers. Danny, Patti and Tim Baylor

Nancy Huffman

March 9, 2013

So very sorry to hear of your loss. Our prayers are with you and your family.

March 8, 2013

Dear Alice and family, I would like to express my joy in having Sherman as a Christian friend and fellow usher during our church services. My loss is that we didn't learn to know him better. He is a great and memorable man in our memories and we know that he with Lord in heaven a healed man. With Love and sadness, Lucy and Paul Ott

Clair Rummel

March 8, 2013

So sorry for your lose , Sherm was a great guy , may God help you through these difficult times