Duane
Duane D. Sherwood of Torrance gently passed away Sunday afternoon 6/10/2001 at his home surrounded by family. Duane was born 12/30/1916 and has lived in Torrance since 1948. He is survived by sons and daughters, Mark (Judy Arbuckle) Sherwood, Glenn (Elizabeth) Sherwood, David (Samantha) Sherwood, Deborah (Glenn Branch), Teri (Dee Masters): 7 grandchildren, and 9 great-grandchildren. Memorial Services will be held Wednesday 6/13/2001 4 P.M. at St. Peter's by the Sea Presbyterian Church, 6410 Palos Verdes Drive South. En Lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the American Cancer Society.

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  1. I was a classmate with Duane in his “How To Write Your Life Story” He wrote many wonderful stories including all his family in them He had a dry wit and shared that in his stories. In reading his stories all his friends and family will remember him. Fondly, Gretchen Hart

  2. Dear Teri and Family, We were so sorry to learn of your Dad\’s passing. We remember how kind he and your Mom always were, and so interested in all the things that we were doing. Like so many dads, he didn\’t always say a lot but there was always that warm smile and gentle touch. Perry remembers seeing him riding his bike steadily towards work in the morning. Your dad would pass him on 171st on Perry\’s way to North. We wish you much comfort and peace in the days ahead. Thank God for the many happy times and memories. You\’re all in our thoughts and prayers. Love you, Perry & Cindy Shields

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