Julius H. Sherman
Time of Service:
11 am, Wednesday April 19, 2017
Place of Service:
Riverside Memorial Chapel
Wellwood Cemetery, Farmingdale NY
March 14, 1927 – April 17 2017, of Great Neck, NY
Son of Samuel J. and Alice J. Sherman,
Predeceased by beloved wife, Irma and brother Conrad M. Sherman. Exceptional Father to Valerie (Richard), Amy (John), James (Heather), Cornelia (Robert). Adoring Grandfather of David, Alex, Lily, Julia, Michael, Emily, Jack, Sam, Cole and Brad.
Loving companion of Maureen Miletta. Devoted friend of many, especially Alfred Miller and Steve Aronowitz. Graduate of P.S. 241, Boys HS, 1944, Harvard College, Magna Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa, 1948; Harvard Law School, class of 1951. Chairman of “Bull Warren” Club. Veteran of the U.S. Navy, 1945-46. Editor, Naval Repair Base News, San Diego, CA. Partner, Stroock & Stroock & Lavan, 1951-1991. Real Property Law Committee of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York. Secretary, of 795 FIFTH AVENUE Corporation, (The Pierre Hotel), 1961-1991. Chairman of New York State Government Affairs Committee of The International Council of Shopping Centers. Vice-President, Caribbean Land & Timber CO. Ltd., British Honduras, 1966-2002. Co-Chair, Schools and Scholarship Committee of Harvard Club of Long Island.
Patriarch of our Family. He was a voracious reader, world traveler, a lover of maps, trains, planes and logistics. Interested in everyone and everything. Julius provided unconditional love to his family and friends.
Donations in his memory may be made to a charity of choice.