Robert Sherry Obituary, Death Cause – Robert L. Sherry, who had lived in Greenville, Ohio all his life, passed away on Sunday, May 28, 2023 at the Brethren Retirement Community that was also located in Greenville. He had 91 years under his belt. On February 26, 1932, he arrived into this world in Versailles, Ohio. Before he was born, both of his parents, Homer and Mary (Masner) Sherry, had passed away. His mother was a Masner. Bob’s parents, Doris (Ellis) Shahan and William “Bill” (Lucille) Sherry, as well as his brothers and their respective wives, all passed away before him. Bob was preceded in death by both of his siblings as well as each of their individual spouses, in addition to his own parents and grandparents.
Bob is survived by his loyal wife and companion of 56 years, Phyllis (Musselman) Sherry, whom he married on November 19, 1966; his daughters, Deb (Doug) Neff of Palestine and Diane Sherry of Greenville; his two grandchildren; his brother Paul Sherry of Florida; and a great number of nieces and nephews. Bob also leaves behind a significant number of nieces and nephews. Bob also has a large number of relatives that he leaves behind, including cousins, aunts, uncles, and other relatives. The family of Bob would like to extend their gratitude to all of their relatives and friends who have supported them throughout this difficult time. They appreciate everything that you have done for them.
At Versailles High School, Bob earned his diploma to complete his high school education. He was required to serve in the United States Army, which he did honorably up until the year 1954, when he was ultimately discharged from the service after having fulfilled his obligation. Bob Sherry has a stellar reputation as a residential constructor throughout all of Darke County. He was the proprietor as well as the chief executive officer of Bob Sherry Construction, Inc. He exemplified the term “craftsman” in every way possible and relished any opportunity to put his manual dexterity to use. Bob was a member of a few different organizations, some of which include the Greenville American Legion Post 140, the Greenville Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7262, and the Darke County Farmers Union.