GIBSON CITY — Sherry I. Donoho, 70, of Gibson City, died at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday (April 18, 2017) peacefully in her home surrounded by her loved ones after a courageous battle.
Her memorial service will be at 3 p.m. Friday at Lamb Funeral Home, Gibson City, with the Rev. Jim Davis officiating. Burial will be in Bellflower Township Cemetery, Bellflower. Visitation will be 1 to 3 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. A celebration of life will follow the memorial service at the American Legion Hall, Gibson City.
She was born Oct. 13, 1946, in Bellflower, a daughter of W. Pearl and Roberta Jean Harland Wells.
She is survived by the love of her life, Delmer W. Donoho. She and Delmer married in 1964 after their high school graduation. Together they had two children, Brenda (Eric) Timm and Darren (Dianne) Donoho. She is also survived by a sister, Patricia Tomes; seven grandchildren, Danielle (Grant) Borders, Lindsay (Eric) Hewitt, Ericka (Keith) Lipka, Bryan Timm, Courtney Miller, Drew Donoho and Jillian Donoho; and six great-grandchildren.
Sherry loved to spend time with her family and friends. She was a devoted daughter, wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend. Sherry will be missed by many.
Memorials may be made to the Lee Lowery American Legion Auxiliary.