Sherry Lynn Christian (nee Hellman)

July 17, 1947 - May 23, 2011

Sherry Lynn Christian (nee Hellman), 63, passed away unexpectedly Monday, May 23, 2011, at her home in Yucaipa, Calif. She was born July 17, 1947, in Waukesha.

Sherry is survived by her son, Barre Christian, and seven grandchildren, all of California. She is also survived by her mother, Shirley Hellman; and sisters, Gail Fettig of Whitewater and Jody Fitzgerald of Cape Girardeau, Mo.

She was preceded in death by her father, Edward Hellman.

Please join us for an informal memorial service at 1 p.m. Saturday, June 18, at the Genesee Cemetery. Following the memorial, we will gather at the Genesee Congregational Church Educational Building in Genesee for lunch and memories.

Sherry had many feline friends. In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations to Community Cat, P.O. Box 447, Whitewater, WI 53190. Community Cat is a nonprofit spay/neuter organization.