Bernice M. Sherry

Bernice M. Sherry

Bee passed away Saturday, November 3, 2018 at the Wings Home in Allegan.

She was born December 18, 1920 in Cicero, Illinois the youngest daughter of Joseph and Margaret (Staback) Macak. Bee had worked in the computer department at a high school in Illinois, had owned and operated a grocery store with her husband and had also worked at Arrow Oil Company.

She met the love of her life, Edward Sherry at the Melody Mill Ballroom in North Riverside. They both loved to dance. They were married May 17, 1941 at Mary Queen of Heaven Church in Cicero. They spent 64 wonderful years together until his passing in 2005.

Surviving are her children, Sharon Shroeder of Otsego and Roger Sherry of Illinois; 5 grandchildren; Sherry, Mark, R. Matthew, Megan and Michael and 4 great-grandchildren, Nissa, Christopher, Justin and Henry.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and siblings, William Macak, Margaret Krahulik and an infant brother.

A funeral service will be held at the Adams, Winterfield and Sullivan Funeral Home in Downers Grove, Illinois at a later time.

Burial will take place at Queen of Heaven Cemetery in Hillside, Illinois.

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