Marvin Allen Sher

Marvin Allen Sher, October 18, 2016.

Beloved husband of Sandra Cohen Sher; dear father and father-in-law of Brian (Debbie) Sher and Joyce (Larry) Opinsky; dear grandfather of Andrew and Joel Sher, Lilly and Sam Opinsky; dear son of the late Phillip and the late Ceil Sher; dear son-in-law of the late Adolph and the late Bette Cohen; dear brother-in-law of Harvey (Betty Ann) Cohen; our dear uncle, cousin and friend. 

Marvin loved his family deeply and was so proud of his children and grandchildren. He enjoyed being a docent at the St. Louis Zoo for more than 15 years. He also loved giving tours for Forest Park Forever and sharing his love of the park. Marvin was also a dedicated member of the 1904 World’s Fair Society. 

Visitation Friday, October 21 11:30 a.m. at Berger Memorial Chapel, 9430 Olive Blvd, followed by funeral service at 12:00 Noon. Interment Chesed Shel Emeth Cemetery 7500 Olive Blvd. Marvin would wish donations to the International Rett Syndrome Foundation in honor of his beloved granddaughter. Visit for more information. BERGER MEMORIAL SERVICE