Donald "Ed" Sherrill, 82, of Pierceton, Indiana, died on 7/27/2010 at 12:40 am at Mason Healthcare Center, Warsaw, Indiana. He was born on February 2, 1928 in Toledo, Ohio.
Ed was born to Troy and Viola (Huffmaster) Sherrill. He graduated from Oak Harbor High School, Oak Harbor, Ohio and then served for four years in the U.S. Air Force where he served in the Korean Conflict and was honorably discharged on September 11, 1952.
Living the first part of his life in Mishawaka, he lived in Pierceton after his marriage to Marian. He married Margaret Ann Sult and then later in life, he married Marian E. Launder Graft Dyson, whom preceded him in death in 2007.
He worked for Bendix Corporation, Huntington, Indiana, for 30 years. He was an Inventor, a member of a Barber Shop Quartet for many years and enjoyed woodcarving.
Ed is survived by his Son; Randall Sherrill, Mishawaka
3 Daughters; Cynthia (and spouse Steve) Lutz, Mishawaka
Diana (and spouse Keith) Sorensen, Antioch, Illinois
Barbara Sherrill, Fort Myers, Florida
3 Step Daughters; Bonnie (and spouse Dan) Gill, Wabash
Rustee (and spouse Dennis) Shoffner, Russiaville
Carol (and spouse Jay) Outcelt, Warsaw
Brother; Troy J. Sherrill, Oak Harbor, Ohio
Sister; Luana (Sherrill) Harder, Perrysberg, Ohio
5 Grandchildren and 6 Great Grandchildren.
he is also preceded in death by 2 Sisters, Elaine Sherrill and Ruth Wolfe.
Services will be held at McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Pierceton, Indiana on Saturday, July 31, 2010 at 2:00 pm with Pastor Holly White officiating.. Calling hours will be 12:00 – 2:00 pm at the funeral chapel on Saturday, July 31, 2010. Burial will be at Hillcrest Cemetery, Pierceton, Indiana.
McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Pierceton, Indiana is in charge of arrangements. The family requests memorial contributions be made to:
Kosciusko Homecare and Hospice, P.O. Box 1196, Warsaw, Indiana 46581-1196.