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Kenneth M. Sheerer, Jr.
  • In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to:
  • Animal Shelter of Schoharie Valley, Inc.
    PO Box 40
    Howes Cave, NY 12092

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“Will never forget all the good, bad and sad days at Eden Park. Ken, you were the one that covered for me when had to take time off due to personal...Read More »
1 of 5 | Posted by: Maggie Larkin - Sharon Springs, NY

“Ken, I'll miss bringing you puzzles and watching you finish them so fast. You were really good at them. I'll miss eating lunch with you, gram, mom,...Read More »
2 of 5 | Posted by: Ariane Martir - Cobleskill, NY

“Ken, I will miss you, and i will always wish the best for you and i appreciate what you did for my kids all theses years and I will do my best and...Read More »
3 of 5 | Posted by: Bruce Pritchard - Middleburgh, NY

“Ken I LOVE YOU I MISS YOU REST IN PEACE LOVE AMBER ”
4 of 5 | Posted by: Amber Pritchard - Middleburgh, NY

“Ken, i will miss you every day you're not here with me. I Cry because of the memories we had together you were very close to me and my family and you...Read More »
5 of 5 | Posted by: Amber Pritchard - Middleburgh, NY


Schoharie- Kenneth M. Sheerer, Jr., 89, of Katie Lane, died Monday, April 1, 2013 at his residence.

Born November 27, 1923 in Brooklyn, he was the son of Kenneth and Lillian (Miller) Sheerer, Sr.

In 2004 Ken and his wife, Janice, moved from Livingstonville to Schoharie. He retired as a porter from Eden Park Nursing Home in Cobleskill where he had worked for nineteen years.

In his spare time, Ken enjoyed building models and furniture.

Survivors include his wife, Janice A. Sheerer, whom he married April 26, 1996; his two children: Marilyn Hellijas of Schoharie and Richard Sheerer of Long Island; two step-daughters: Sam Westerman of Middleburgh and Susan Morrow of Cobleskill; two step-sons: Allan Westerman and John Westerman, Jr., both of Middleburgh; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

In honoring Ken's wishes, there will be no funeral service or calling hours. Memorial contributions may be made to Animal Shelter of Schoharie Valley, Inc. PO Box 40, Howes Cave, NY 12092 or Catskill Area Hospice and Palliative Care, Inc., 795 E. Main St., Suite 11, Cobleskill NY 12043

Arrangements have been entrusted to Palmer & Shaylor Funeral Home, 134 River St., Middleburgh and Mereness-Putnam Funeral Home, 171 Elm St., Cobleskill.