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Barbara Sherrock

d. June 1, 2017

Barbara J. Sherrock, age 79, of Williamsville, passed away on Wednesday, May 31, 2017 Memorial Medical Center surrounded by her family.

She is survived by her husband, Eugene; three sons, Joe (Liz), Michael (Sharron) and John (Krista) Sherrock; ten grandchildren, six great grandchildren, as well as several nieces and one nephew.

Barb is preceded in death by her parents; two half-brothers, Carroll and Loren Schmidt; step sister, Olga Hitt.

Barb was born on June 1, 1937 in Springfield, IL the daughter of Leonard and Anna Gahr – Schmidt.

She graduated from Lanphier High School in 1955.

For most of her life she worked as a secretary in the insurance industry.

Barb was a 50 year member of the Order of the Eastern Star. She was a member of the Williamsville United Methodist Church, a Democrat election judge for 56 years, she also enjoyed bingo, going to the boat, watching game shows and was an avid reader.

Visitation will be held on Saturday, June 3, 2017 from 9 AM – 12 PM at Mott and Henning Funeral Home. Funeral service will immediately follow at 12 PM at the funeral home.

Burial will be held at Walnut Hill Cemetery in Williamsville.

Rev. Dick Piscatelli will be officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made out to Williamsville United Methodist Church.

Mott & Henning Funeral Home is assisting the Sherrock family. On-line condolences can be shared at


  1. I am so sorry for your loss. Barb was an awesome lady. I loved having her as a neighbor.

  2. I am so sad to see this. You are all in my thoughts. Barb has always been so special to me.

  3. Words cannot lessen the heartache, but may you find comfort in the memories that made her special. Have faith in knowing you will see her again someday. Our deepest condolences.

  4. John and Krista, please know we are so very sorry for your loss and wish we could be there at this time. We pray for God’s blessings and comfort on your whole family at this time. With our very deepest sympathies,
    Steve and Sherri Perrin and family

  5. Word cannot express my deep sympathy for the loss of this wonderful woman, my Aunt Jane. She will forever be missed but never forgotten. Until we meet again, rest in peace. Love You.

  6. Word cannot express by deepest sympathy for the loss of this wonderful woman, my Aunt Jane. I will forever miss you but never forget you. Until we meet again, rest in heavenly peace. I love you.

  7. So sorry for your loss. May God bless you with wonderful memories to comfort you all in the days ahead.

  8. We are so sorry for your loss.

  9. We love you all and wish we could have been there. Grandma’s beautiful spirit will always be remembered and missed very much. Praying today and always! Give each other big hugs from all of us.

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