Barbara M. Sherell
Barbara M. Sherell, 86, of Springfield, died at 7:10 am, Saturday, June 13, 2015 at St. John’s Hospital. She was born July 27, 1928 in Springfield, to Otis Earl and Margaret Colwell Banning. She married Robert Sherell on August 9, 1947 and he preceded her in death on January 25, 2014.
She is also preceded in death by her parents; her son, Robert Sherell and her daughter, Kathie White.
Survivors include two daughters, Linda (Teddy) Dishon and Leigh Ann (Terry) Minder both of Springfield, IL; two sons, David (Lisa) Sherell and Steven (Beth) Sherell both of Springfield; 13 grandchildren and many great grandchildren and great great grandchildren.
Barbara worked for 25 years at Franklin Life Insurance Company. She loved vacationing in Florida.
Graveside Service: 1:00 pm Thursday, June 18, 2015 at Camp Butler National Cemetery with Reverend Steven Janoski officiating.
The family request that memorial contributions be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.