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Sherri Jo Thompson 1952-2009

Feb 26, 2009

MALLARD — Funeral service for Sherri Jo (Sadler)?Thompson of Mallard is 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 28, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Mallard.

Visitation will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. prior to the service in the church on Friday and following the service at St. Mary’s Fellowship Hall where all are invited to a luncheon. Harris Funeral Home of Mallard is in charge of arrangements.

Sherri, the daughter of Keith and Phyllis (Tanck)?Sadler, was born Sept. 14, 1952, in Ortonville, MN. She attended school in Mallard, graduating in 1970.

Sherri and Tom Thompson were united in marriage Sept. 8, 1973, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Mallard. The couple lived and farmed in the Mallard area during their married lives.

Survivors include her husband, Tom; sons, Patrick and Michael; daughter-in-law, Amy; and grandchildren Parker, Allyson and Emily. Also surviving are her parents, Keith and Phyllis Sadler of Mallard; brothers and sisters, Rick (Tara) Sadler of Whitefish, MT, Mike (Kathy)?Sadler of Cook, NE, Pat (Sharon)?Sadler of Havelock, Tom (Marcia)?Sadler of Aurora, MO, Pam (Kirk)?Stokes of Peoria, AZ, Paul (Kristin) Sadler of Linn Grove, and Peg (Roy) Anderson of Springfield, MO; and 14 nieces and nephews.

Sherri was taken to her heavenly home with family nearby. Although her shell here on earth failed her much too soon, her spirit is strong and will live on in those lucky enough to have known and loved her.

We have been blessed by her presence. She will be remembered by her sense of humor, lively personality and joy for life. Some people come into our lives and quickly go, others stay and leave footprints on our heart. Sherri was generous and loving to family and always saw the good in people and taught unconditional love. She always thanked us for our love, and we likewise will always think of her with our love. Mom, you were the greatest and we already miss you.

Online condolences: www.harrisfuneralservices.com