Scherrill G. Russman, 88

Scherrill G. Russman, 88

star September 27, 2021 ~ 21 Tishri 5782


Scherrill Goodman Russman, 88, passed away at his home on September 27, 2021. Scherrill was a retired professor emeritus after 45 years at the University of Louisville Speed Scientific School of Engineering.  He also served as principal for many years at the Sunday Religious Schools of Keneseth Israel and Brith Shalom.

Scherrill was preceded in death by his loving wife, Barbara, parents Sara and Hyman Russman, his brothers Milton and Raymond Russman and his sister Dorothy Russman Rosenblatt.

Scherrill is survived by his children Stephanie Stein (Jeff), Michael Russman and Hilary Catapano (Richard); and grandchildren Jeremy Stein (Emily), Mallory Bowles (Christian), Lilli Russman, Harrison Russman, Ryan Catapano, Jenna Catapano, Rick Catapano, Ashley Powell (Hunter).

Graveside services will be on Thursday, September 30, 2021 at 12:00 p.m. at Keneseth Israel Cemetery and streamed live on Facebook at www.facebook.com/hermanmeyerson. In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be made to Keneseth Israel Congregation or charity of choice.