- Local Guide
Carson Kelly Sherwood, 66, of Hilliard, Florida, formerly of Mahaffey, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, May 25, 2013.
Carson was born Nov. 9, 1946, in Mahaffey, a son of the late Ralph L. and Wilma (Campbell) Sherwood.
He worked for Season All & Thermal Guard in Punxsutawney for 32 years.
He was a member of the Punxsutawney Eagles No. 1231, Hilliard Florida VFW Post No. 10095 and served his country in the U.S. Army as a Combat Vet in Vietnam with Riverine Force-Spear Headers, 9th Infantry Division, from May 1966 to May 1968.
He is survived by his wife, Jennifer Dale (Wells) Sherwood of Hilliard, Fla.
In addition to his wife, Jennifer, he is survived by a son, Michael David Sherwood and wife Ann of Northern Cambria; a daughter, Alicia Marie Sherwood of LaJose; a step-daughter, Lee Stonebraker Knox of Cloe; a brother, William Franklin Sherwood and wife Gail of Mahaffey; four grandchildren, Michael S. Sherwood, Autumn R. Sherwood, Angela Strong and Robby O. St. Clair; a great-grandchild, Elona; his first wife, Kathy Wehrle; and 11 nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by a son, Scott Sherwood; a sister, Shirley A. Elliott; a brother, David L. Sherwood; and a niece, Lisa May Bair.
Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, June 1, 2013, at Waldron Funeral Home in Mahaffey.
A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday, June 2, 2013, at the funeral home with Pastor James Hurd officiating.
Interment will follow at Burnside Cemetery.
Online condolences may be made at mccabefuneralhomes.com.