In Memorial

Allan Marshall Sherman

Date of Death: June 9th, 2018
26 in Sivan 5778


Allan Marshall Sherman 90 3/4 years old, beloved husband of 62 years to the late Elaine, nee Goldin; father to three girls who he decried outnumbered him; Abby Sherman (Raul Kivatinetz), Ellyn (Stewart) Weisz, and Julie Sherman; adored Poppy to Sara Bailey Jacobson (Daniel Swails), Adam Weisz, and Martine Kivatinetz. Ecstatic; great Poppy to Lola Swails-Jacobson; son of the late Edward and Bess; brother to the late Gerald "Jerry" (Sue); brother-in-law to Tony (Janine) Goldin; fond uncle of many loved nieces and nephews and cousin to many. Allan followed his father into the Navy during WWII and reenlisted during the Korean War. He was a proud Navy man and was past commander and active member of the Sam Neivelt Post #407 of the Jewish War Veterans. He had the pleasure of participating in an Honor Flight for WWII Veterans. Allan was a devoted Bears fan, world traveler, and claimed allegiance to the White Sox over the Cubs. He knew that hotdogs are always all beef, one quarter pound, and never have ketchup! Allan had a decades long work ethic that started as an underage lifeguard with the city of Chicago as he was an avid swimmer for Lane Tech and Von Stuben High School. He continued a lifetime of hard work as founder and President of Key-Chem Industries for decades; he retired at 88 and missed his work. Allan had unique stories of wartime and his life growing up in Chicago. His interesting stories will be missed. Chapel service 2:30 PM Monday at Shalom Memorial Funeral Home, 1700 W. Rand Road, Arlington Heights. Interment Shalom Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the cancer charity of your choice. For info or to leave condolences: 847-255-3520 or

Service Information

Service : Monday, June 11th at 2:30 pm
Service Location: Shalom Chapel Service -Shalom Memorial Funeral Home

Shalom Memorial Park
1700 W. Rand Road
Arlington Heights

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June 11th, 2018

Rest in PEACE Allen


~alfred Ament
~Friend, New Lenox


Yahrzeit Dates For Allan Marshall Sherman

Tradition directs us in the evening before the Yahrzeit dates listed below, the anniversary of our loved one's day of death, we are to kindle a candle in our homes as a reminder of their place in our hearts.

Gregorian Date
26th of Sivan 57796/29/2019
26th of Sivan 57806/18/2020
26th of Sivan 57816/6/2021
26th of Sivan 57826/25/2022
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