Michael B. Sherman, 62, dies

Michael B. Sherman, 62, passed away from his battle with cancer on Monday, May 11, 2015. A private service will be held at Range Funeral Home on Friday May 15, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. for family and close friends. A celebration of his life will be held for all family and friends at Tank’s in Babbitt on May 30, 2015 at 1:00 p.m.
Michael Booth Sherman was born November 21, 1952 in Hibbing MN to Jack and Patricia Sherman. He served in the Air Force from June 1971 to June 1975 and worked for the Federal Bureau of Prisons from 1985 to 2001.
Mike was united in marriage to Janice Harrold on April 19, 1982 in Virginia MN. He was a member of the VFW.
He was loved by many and will be missed dearly.
He is survived by his wife, Jan; daughters: Melanie (Jeremy) Pike and Crystal Hanson; step-daughter: Paula Grieve; grandchildren: Nicklaus, Donovan, Taimi and Michael; brothers: Joe (Debbie) Sherman, David (Lynn) Sherman; sister: Patty Ann Sherman; many other family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, John Sherman; and sister-in-law, Val Sherman.
Arrangements are with Range Funeral Home in Virginia. To sign the online guest book or to send condolences, please visit www.rangefuneralhomes.com.