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Sheri Lynn Wells

Friday, July 15, 2011

Sheri Lynn Wells, 54, passed away July 14, 2011, at the home of her mother, after a five-year battle with cancer.

Sheri was born in Clay County, June 29, 1957, to Warren Ray and Mary Alice (Froderman) Wells.

She attended school in Clay County until her junior year when she moved with her parents to Morris, Ill., where she graduated from Morris Community High School in 1975.

She graduated from Joliet Junior College in 1985 with a degree in Nursing, a career she followed until February 2010, due to failing health.

She enjoyed bowling, painting and collecting antiques, especially cookie jars.

Sheri is survived by her children April Warren and Blain Hill, two granddaughters Kahla Warren and Chloe Warren, mother Mary Alice Wells, aunts Doris Paul Sackley, Rockford, Ill., Mary Ann Froderman, Brazil, one uncle Thomas J. Wells and wife Judy, Prescott, Ariz., cousins Adrienne and Dwight Davies, Terre Haute, Douglas and Melissa Froderman, Brazil, John and Tonja Froderman, Greencastle, Richard and Lori Froderman, Pasadena, Md., Paula and Patrick Sullivan, Rockford, Ill., Charles and Marty Sackley, Plano, Texas, Eric Wells, Peoria, Ill., and Scott Wells, Boulder, Colo., and many other extended family and friends.

She was preceded in death by her father Warren Ray Wells, her uncle Wayne Froderman, her aunt Maura Froderman and her grandparents Richard and Ethel Froderman and Hubert and Nell Wells.

If anyone so desires, contributions may be made to the Melvin and Bren Simon Cancer Center at Indiana University Clinical Research, 535 Barnhill Dr., Indianapolis, Ind., 46202, where Sheri received wonderful care.

Services will be at French Funeral Home Tuesday, July 18, 2011, at 11 a.m., with Pastor Richard Pippin officiating.

The wake will be at the funeral home Monday, from 4-8 p.m. Burial will follow at Clearview Cemetery.

Visit www.frenchfuneral-home.com to light a candle in her memory.