Gene W. Sherman, age 98, passed away November 14, 2019. She was born on May 11, 1921 to John and Hazel Wildman in Gary, Indiana. She was raised in Morgantown, West Virginia. She graduated from West Virginia University in 1943. She married her husband of 39 years on December 19, 1945.
Gene W. Sherman was employed by Covina Valley Unified School District. Gene was a loving wife and mother. She enjoyed traveling, golf, mahjong and reading. She will be remembered as a loving wife, mother and grandmother.
Gene is preceded in death by her first husband, David. E. Lewis, who passed in 1985 and her second husband, Roger Q. Sherman, who passed in 2003. She is survived by her son: John David Lewis (Deborah) of Redmond, Oregon; grandsons: Greg Lewis of Portland, Oregon and Alex Lewis (Madison) of Sacramento, California; son: Stephen C. Lewis (Joey) of Mathis and grandsons: Ross Lewis of San Antonio, Robert Lewis, Nathan Lankford and Logan Lankford all of Corpus Christi.
Services will be held at a later date.
We would like to thank the staff at Holmgreen Center especially, Christina Gonzales.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Corpus Christi Food Bank.
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