Coal Township – Sherry J. Persing-Willis, 66, 101 Ash St., Apt. 409, passed away March 28, 2019 at Green Valley Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Pitman.
Born in Shamokin on November 23, 1952, she was the daughter of the late John and Norma (Fisher) Persing. Sherry graduated from Shamokin High School in 1970. She worked at Paper Magic, Bobs Washington Tavern in Northumberland as a bartender, and Kmart.
Sherry is survived by a daughter, Ashley Willis of Pottsville; two granddaughters, Larissa McKnight and Peyton Zvarick; a grandson, Patrick Loewen; her companion Thomas Hagerty of Kulpmont; a sister, Linda Persing of CA; and many nieces, nephews and cousins. In addition to her parents, Sherry was preceded in death by a sister, Joanne Persing; and a brother, Larry Persing.
Sherry J. Persing-Willis, 66, of 101 Ash St., Apt 409, Coal Township – Friends and family are invited to attend a time of visitation on Wednesday, April 10, 2019 from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm at Farrow- C.J. Lucas Funeral and Cremation Service, 240 West Chestnut Street, Shamokin, Lori Ann Campbell, Supervisor. Burial will be held at the convenience of the family. To defray funeral expenses, memorial contributions can be made to Farrow-C.J. Lucas Funeral and Cremation Service, 240 West Chestnut Street, Shamokin, PA, 17872. To send condolences to the family please visit, www.farrowfh.com