Diane Sherman

October 22, 1943May 17, 2013

Diane J. Sherman 69 died peacefully Friday, May 17, 2013 after a two year struggle with cancer. Born to Rose and Philip Julius on October 22, 1943 at Good Samaritan Hospital in West Palm Beach, she was a devoted wife and mother. Diane lived her entire life in Florida. She was a graduate of Palm Beach High School and the University of Florida. Following graduation, she moved to Miami where she taught underprivileged students in the Miami-Dade school system for ten years before returning to West Palm Beach with her husband Peter whom she married on January 9, 1971. Diane will be missed for her pragmatic, cheerful, and genuine personality. She is survived by her husband Peter, son Darren of New York City, and son Justin and his wife Andrea of San Francisco. Additionally, she will be remembered fondly by her brother-in-law Kenneth, his wife Meryl of New York City and her nieces Samantha, Melissa, and Alison, nephew Benjamin, brother Dr. Richard Julius and wife Gloria of St. Petersburg along with numerous cousins from the Sherman, Dardashtian, and Rosenberg families. In lieu of flowers donations in memory of Diane Sherman may be made to the Jewish Federation of Palm Beach County to benefit Jewish Education or Hospice of Palm Beach County. The Sherman Family will be receiving guests at their home through Wednesday, May 22nd from 5 to 9pm. Funeral Services were held Sunday, May 19th.


  • Funeral Services Sunday, May 19, 2013

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June 18, 2013

Dear Dr. Sherman ~

Seeing you in the office today a month after your wife's passing motivates me to express my sincere condolences to you and your family. May Mrs. Sherman rest in peace.

~ A devoted patient

Eunice & Warren Haan

May 30, 2013

So sorry to hear about the loss of your wife, our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Sherri Gilbert

May 27, 2013

Thinking of you and your family at this sad time...

May 25, 2013

Dr. Sherman, Darren and Justin, I just heard about your loss. I am so sorry. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Lots of love Ginger Carlisle

Richard and Elise Lessans

May 23, 2013

Dear Peter
Diane was quite special and we will miss her..... thinking of you and your family at this difficult time....
With warm memories.
Elise and Richard

Pattie O'Driscoll-Knight

May 22, 2013

Dear Peter and Family, My deepest sympathy to you and your family. Wishing you peace and solace at this difficult time. Pattie O'Drsicoll-Knight

May 22, 2013

Dear Peter, Darren and Justin,
I am so sorry for your loss. Diane was such a lovely person.
We spent great times watching our boys grow up.
With love, Martha Dyal

May 21, 2013

Dear Peter, I am so sad to have lost such a devoted and caring friend. I loved Diane very much. I will miss the numerous messages I received from her through Sammy and Maxi the past 20 years. She will stay in my heart forever.... My thoughts and prayers are with you, Darren and Justin.
With fond memories,

Ruth Salkin

May 20, 2013

Dear Peter
I was so saddened to hear of Diane's passing; she's been a shining star to those of us who knew her and she will be greatly missed. May your wonderful memories be a source of strength to you and your family during the difficult days ahead. I am so very sorry.

Ruth Salkin

Neal Piltch

May 20, 2013

Peter, Darren, and Justin,
Rhonda and I were very saddened to learn of Diane's passing. As a family you have meant a great deal to us and I cannot begin to express my appreciation for all of your help and guidance during the past 20+ years. Diane was a class act and she will be missed by all! Take care.
Neal Piltch