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 William D. Sherod

William D. Sherod

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Death 31 Dec 2002 (aged 83)
Burial Seattle, King County, Washington, USA
Memorial ID 13965212 · View Source
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William D. Sherod

Born in Kirkland Washington on Apr. 18, 1919
Departed on Dec. 31, 2002 and resided in Greenbank, WA.

On December 26, 2002 he was transported to Whidbey General Hospital and then airlifted to Virginia Mason Hospital on December 27th in 60 mph winds, where he passed away December 31, 2002 at age 83. Graduate of Franklin High, 1937. In construction most of his life, he headed barracks construction crew during WWII in Alaska, and among his construction career, the highlights included the Hat and Boots landmark in S. Seattle, the Yarrowood Condominiums (where he was commended for preserving the trees on site), and Camp Sealth, where he was a volunteer builder for the Campfire Girls. He was a site superintendent for SDL Construction for many years. Bill was a long-time supporter of Whidbey Waldorf School, Greenbank Farm, South Whidbey Parks and Recreation, and Island County Senior Services. In the late 1950's, Bill built a swimming pool next to his home in Magnolia. When the green flag was out, the neighborhood kids were welcome. In 1980, Bill bought forest on Whidbey Island and developed it into his dream, "The Wood Farm", where he raised Scottish Highlander Cattle, Llamas, and other farm animals. He lived life to it's fullest, and was a great teacher for all of us. He had a green thumb for his garden, and loved all of his farm animals. He is survived by sons, William Neal, Charles Van and daughter, Debbie Sherod; 5 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by his parents, William Y. and Crete, and also his spouses, Velma and Arbutus.






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  • Created by: dot
  • Added: 15 Apr 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 13965212
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William D. Sherod (18 Apr 1919–31 Dec 2002), Find A Grave Memorial no. 13965212, citing Evergreen-Washelli Memorial Park, Seattle, King County, Washington, USA ; Maintained by dot (contributor 46604592) .