We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind ~ Thomas Campbell

Vera Sherbert

A memorial service will be held Tuesday, January 14, 2014 for 92 year old Vera Sherbert of Ellis Grove, IL who died Thursday, January 9, 2014 at Sparta Community Hospital in Sparta, IL.

Vera was born August 16, 1921 in Kaskaskia, IL, the daughter of the late Gilbert and Anna (Graves) Doza. She married Benjamin Sherbert on March 27, 1958 in St. Louis, MO and he preceded her in death on August 25, 2008.

Survivors include five children, JoAnn Pitts, Virginia Politte, Nikki Rushing, Charlene Bramlett and Rebecca Kelley. One brother, Al Herschbach. 20 grandchildren, 24 great grandchildren and several great-great grandchildren also survive.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, one son and sisters and brothers.

It was Mrs. Sherbert’s wish to be cremated.

Visitation will be held after 10am Tuesday, January 14, 2014 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL.

A memorial service for 92 year old Vera Sherbert will be held at 11am Tuesday, January 14, 2014 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL with Rev. Stanley Myers, Jr. officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the family.