In memory of
William Donald Sherrier
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In memory of
William Donald Sherrier
William Donald Sherrier Retired Elizabeth policeman, Navy veteran, Eucharistic minister William Donald Sherrier, 93, of Brick, N.J., passed away on Jan. 11, 2020, at Ocean Medical Center. Born and raised in Elizabeth, N.J., he resided in Brick for the past 31 years. Bill proudly served in the U.S. Navy before joining the Elizabeth Police Department, from which he retired after 31 years of service. In 1961, he was awarded Policeman of the Year, as well as many other accomplishments in his career. Bill was a volunteer at St. Elizabeth's Hospital for many years and was a parishioner at St. Martha's Church, when he also served as a Eucharistic minister. He was predeceased by his parents, Henry and Julia Sherrier, his brother Raymond, and his son Frank. Surviving are his loving wife of 70 years, Thomasine; his four children, Diane (Ned), Bill (Carol), James (Christine), Susan (Robert); his brother, Robert and his wife, Millie; 10 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Visitation will be held on Friday, Jan. 17, 2020, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m., at O'Brien Funeral Home, 505 Burnt Tavern Rd., Brick. A Funeral Mass will be held on Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020, at 9:30 a.m. at St. Martha's R.C. Church, 3800 Herbertsville Rd, Point Pleasant, N.J. To send condolences, visit obrienfuneralhome.com
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In memory of
William Donald Sherrier
William Donald Sherrier Retired Elizabeth policeman, Navy veteran, Eucharistic minister William Donald Sherrier, 93, of Brick, N.J., passed away on Jan. 11, 2020, at Ocean Medical Center. Born and raised in Elizabeth, N.J., he resided in Brick for the past 31 years. Bill proudly served in the U.S. Navy before joining the Elizabeth Police Department, from which he retired after 31 years of service. In 1961, he was awarded Policeman of the Year, as well as many other accomplishments in his career. Bill was a volunteer at St. Elizabeth's Hospital for many years and was a parishioner at St. Martha's Church, when he also served as a Eucharistic minister. He was predeceased by his parents, Henry and Julia Sherrier, his brother Raymond, and his son Frank. Surviving are his loving wife of 70 years, Thomasine; his four children, Diane (Ned), Bill (Carol), James (Christine), Susan (Robert); his brother, Robert and his wife, Millie; 10 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Visitation will be held on Friday, Jan. 17, 2020, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m., at O'Brien Funeral Home, 505 Burnt Tavern Rd., Brick. A Funeral Mass will be held on Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020, at 9:30 a.m. at St. Martha's R.C. Church, 3800 Herbertsville Rd, Point Pleasant, N.J. To send condolences, visit obrienfuneralhome.com
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505 Burnt Tavern Road
Brick, NJ 08724
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