Harlan Sherwin, 75


STOUGHTON, MASS. – Harlan Myles Sherwin, of Stoughton, passed away March 22, 2023, at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston.

Born in Providence, he was the son of the late Mitchell and Pearl (Singer) Sherwin.

A graduate of Hope High School, Class of 1965, Harlan then graduated from Clark University, earning a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology. Mr. Sherwin was a substitute teacher at Galvin Middle School in Stoughton for many years. Known for his dry sense of humor, Harlan had recently printed business cards for his new profession as a standup comedian.

Survivors include: his brother Robert Sherwin and his wife, Mindy, of Pawtucket; three nephews, Jason Sherwin and his wife, Margot Yopes, Jeffrey Sherwin and Gregory Sherwin and his wife, Kristen, and one great-niece, Nora Sherwin.

Memorial contributions in his honor may be made to the Jimmy Fund, 10 Brookline Place, Brookline, MA 02445 or to a charity of your choice.

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