Tonawanda News


May 30, 2014

Sidonia Sherry

MEDINA — Sidonia (nee Sidlovsky) Sherry, age 89, of the City of Tonawanda, died on Wednesday, May 28, 2014, at Orchard Manor Nursing Home in Medina, NY. Born in Czechoslovakia to the late Joseph and Gizella (Oswald) Sidlovsky, she was the wife of James Sherry who died in 2011, and was the mother of the late Eric J. Sherry, and grandmother of the late Brian Sherry. Mrs. Sherry had been employed as a secretary at Spaulding Fibre Co. in Tonawanda, and was a member of St. Francis of Assisi Parish. She enjoyed ceramics.

She is survived by three children, Christina M. (Ronald) Sloan of the City of Tonawanda, Michael J. Sherry of Albuquerque, NM, and Karen M. (Thomas) King of North Tonawanda; a daughter-in-law, Ann (late Eric) Sherry; six grandchildren, Michael (Charlene) Sloan, Steven (Isabelle) Sherry, Adam S. King, Kimberly R. (Timothy) Devantier, Allison Sherry and Peter Sherry; one sister, Genevieve (late Joseph) Michalovic of Montreal; and is also survived by two great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Joseph (late Patsy) Sidlovsky, Margaret Black and Mary (late Michael) Dekar.

Family will receive friends on Sunday from 2-4 & 6-8 PM at JOHN O. ROTH FUNERAL HOME, INC., 25 William St. (between Morgan & Broad Sts.), City of Tonawanda. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, June 2, at 10 AM at St. Francis of Assisi Chapel, 71 Adam St., City of Tonawanda. Rev. Michael Uebler will officiate. Private interment will be in Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Tonawanda.  

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