Sherry Kay Doherty

Born: Fri., Oct. 28, 2011
Died: Fri., Oct. 28, 2011

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Sherry K. Doherty – 51, a longtime Pendleton resident, died on Thursday, October 27, 2011 in Pendleton. Viewing will be held on Tuesday, November 1, 2011, between the hours of 8:00 A.M. and 5:00 P.M. at Burns Mortuary in Pendleton. Graveside Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday, November 2, 2011 at 3:00 P.M. at Olney Cemetery in Pendleton. Sign the online guestbook at Burns Mortuary of Pendleton is handling arrangements. Sherry was the daughter of Roy Gessele and Martha Johnson Tummons. She was born on October 9, 1960, at St. Anthony Hospital here in Pendleton, where she was raised and attended schools. Sherry was baptized into the Catholic Church, and was a very spiritual person. Over her lifetime, she had worked as a tour guide for the Pendleton Woolen Mills, she had been a nurse's assistant at the Oregon State Hospital, and she had also worked at J.R. Simplot. Sherry was always a free spirit. She had a love of music and enjoyed singing. She also learned to play the piano, which she did very well. She also loved animals. Sherry is survived by her siblings: Beverly Martin, Mary Lou Oldham, Mike Gessele, Larry Gessele, Debra Nguyen and Diane Mahaffey. She was preceded in death by her parents.

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delores doherty mclaren
   Posted Fri October 28, 2011
so sorry to hear this.

   Posted Sat October 29, 2011
So sorry to hear of Sherry's passing, she was nice person.

   Posted Sat October 29, 2011
Sherry was beautiful, inside and out - always kind and gracious. She will be greatly missed.

   Posted Sat October 29, 2011
Please accept my sincere condolences to the family. My thoughts and prayers are with you all and with Sherry. She was a beautiful person. May she rest in peace.

   Posted Sat October 29, 2011
I love you aunt Sherry. You will forever be missed.

   Posted Mon October 31, 2011
Thoughts and Prayers with family and friends upon learning of Sherry's passing.

Raymond & Teri Doherty
   Posted Wed November 02, 2011
Sherry you truly had a heart of gold.You will be missed by all who really new you. Our thoughts and prayers go out to your family and friends.

   Posted Wed November 02, 2011
Sorry for loss of your sister; our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Vicky Lott Hemighaus
   Posted Wed November 02, 2011
Thank you to everyone that came to my aunt Sherry's service today. What a beautiful lady...

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