DOVER -- Delmas Sheneman, 72, of Dover died Saturday, April 29, 2017, at Union Hospital in Dover after a long illness.
He was born Aug. 23, 1944 in Holmes County to Russell B. and Ollie (Oswald) Sheneman. He retired from Belden Brick in 2010. He was an avid sports fan and loved aviation, history and nature, especially the hummingbirds.
He is survived by his brother, Russell (Barbara) Sheneman of Dover, who were his caregivers for the past 18 years; Robert Sheneman of Sugarcreek; Blake (Charlotte) Sheneman of Orrville; Clyde (Wilma) Sheneman of Canton; and Gary (Barbara) Sheneman and Maxine Wright, both of Mount Vernon.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers, Logan, Albert, Paul, Stanley and Gordon; and his sisters, Violet, Evelyn and Leona.
Private burial was held in East Lawn Cemetery, Sugarcreek. No public services are planned. Arrangements were handled by Smith-Varns Funeral Home, Sugarcreek. To sign the register and leave a message, please visit www.smithfuneral.com.