Zachariah Jacob Sherman |

Zachariah Jacob Sherman

Zachariah Jacob Sherman of Carbondale died Sunday, July 6, 2003, at Valley View Hospital from injuries suffered in a car accident. He was 18.

He was born Oct. 1, 1984, in Pierre, S.D., to Tamera Feyereisen and Roger Edwin Sherman. He moved to Colorado at age 2 and attended school in the Roaring Fork Valley.

He enjoyed writing verse, nature, kids, soccer, acting, his church, caring for others and socializing.

Zach had the special ability to show love to people from every walk of life, allowing each person the satisfaction of his undying attention.

He had a cheerful smile and an ability to make others laugh.

He was preceded in death by a grandfather, Merton Sherman.

Zach is survived by his parents, Roger and Tammy Sherman of Redstone; by a brother and sister-in-law, Jeremiah and Annalise Sherman of Jacksonville, N.C.; by grandparents Mary Sherman of Pierre, S.D., and Belva Feyereisen of Lakewood; by a nephew, Peyton; by aunts and uncles Trinette Feyereisen of Fort Collins, Ruth and Dave Sante of Rifle, Jean and Jerry Littel of Pittsburgh, Pa., Susan and John Kobza of Reno, Nev., Tim Feyereisen of Costa Rica; and by cousins Oceanna Feyereisen, Hayley Feyereisen, Emy Ross, Garret Kobza and Ryan Kobza.

Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. on Thursday, July 10, at the Farnum Holt Funeral Chapel, 405 W. 7th St., Glenwood Springs.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, July 11, at Crystal Valley Baptist Church, 2632 Highway 133, in Carbondale, with the Rev. Darryl Reeves officiating. Burial will follow at Evergreen Cemetery in Carbondale.

Farnum Holt Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be made to Crystal Valley Baptist Church, 2632 Highway 133, Carbondale, CO 81623.

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