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Sherwood, Scott R.
Scott R. Sherwood, 57, of Kewanee, Ill. died Saturday March 31, 2012 at 7 pm at Royal Oaks Care Center in Kewanee, Ill.

He was born February 13, 1955 in Galesburg, Ill. He was the son of Robert G. and Corinne E. Holst Sherwood, and was raised in Knoxville, Ill.

Scott is survived by one sister Lindsay Sherwood; of Milwaukee, Wis., his uncle Arthur Holst and several cousins. He was preceded in death by his parents and fiance' Penny A. Bush.

He was co-valedictorian of his class at Knoxville High School. He graduated Magna Com Laude from Knox College, and Northwestern University J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management. Scott worked as an accountant for Coopers and Lybrand and Peat, Marwick, and Mitchell in Chicago.

He enjoyed music, politics, and Christian works.

Graveside services will be 11:30 a.m. Thursday April 5, 2012 in Memorial Park Cemetery. Rev. Sarah Wanck will officiate. There will be no visitation. Memorials may be made to the Western Illinois Nature Group or FISH of Galesburg. Hinchliff-Pearson-West Galesburg Chapel is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be made at www.h-p-w.com.
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