John C. Sherburne, former Marine and Vietnam veteran, died of cancer Aug. 1, 2016.
He was the son of Clinton and Marie Sherburne. He worked in various departments at the University of Wisconsin-Madison before his retirement.
He is survived by his sister, Patricia McCabe of Evanston, Ill.; his nephew, Eric Schmelling also of Evanston; his niece, Jill Steinhofer of Bartlett, Ill.; and a circle of close friends in the Madison area.
His visitation and Funeral Mass will be held beginning at 9:30 a.m. Aug. 25, at Queen of the Apostles Parish at Saint Mary’s Church in Tomah. Internment beside his parents will follow at Saint Mary’s Catholic Cemetery.
The Torkelson Funeral Home of Tomah, is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences are available at www.torkelsonfuneralhome.com.