In Memory of




Obituary for Berna J. Sherman

Berna (Joseph) Sherman, 91, passed away at home on November 20, 2023 after a brief illness. Berna is survived by her beloved children Joan (Debra), Barry (Lori) and Karen. She is also survived by her two grandsons, Josh and Jack, her brother Michael Joseph (Carol) of Washington, DC, and sister in law Anne Percelay of Napa, CA.
Berna was born and raised in Reading, graduated from Penn State, received a Master’s in Education, and taught in the Reading School District until her 1993 retirement. She was predeceased by her husband, Morton, in 2003.
Graveside service will be on Wednesday, November 22 at 1 pm at Kesher Zion Cemetery, 1051 Philadelphia Avenue, Shillington, PA. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Jewish Federation of Greater Reading.