Cheryl J. "Sherri" Larson

Cheryl J. "Sherri" Larson, 68, went to be with the Lord on March 9, 2013, at her Saukville home surrounded by family.

She was born Feb. 21, 1945, in Independence, Iowa, to Fred and Irnola Sauer Cherry. In the mid-1970s she came to Wisconsin, settling in Saukville. She married Victor A. Larson of Hillsboro, N.D., on April 11, 1986, in Port Washington.

Sherri worked as a machinist in the tool room at Doerr Electric for many years. She also worked as the bookkeeper for Congregation Shalom and more recently was a ticket taker at the Marcus Movie Theater in Saukville. She enjoyed reading, sewing and crafting. A social person, she enjoyed meeting up with friends while having breakfast at the truck stop, fellowshipping with her church friends and going to movies with her husband. She also liked to travel and spend time with her family and grandchildren.

She is survived by her husband, Victor; children, Tami (Dan) Staton of Grafton, Melissa "Misti" (Pat) Depies of Random Lake, Roger

(Linda) Larson of Saukville, Karen (Steve) Buss of Sun Prairie and Cindy (Tony) Blazek of Lodi. She is further survived by 15 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; a sister, Sandi (Jim) Franck of Quasqueton, Iowa; her canine buddy Harley; other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents and sons, Virgil and David Larson.

Pastor Sid Lidtke will officiate memorial services at 1 p.m.

Saturday, March 16, 2013, at Open Door Bible Church, 3420 Highway LL, Port Washington. Family will receive friends from 10 a.m. until the time of services Saturday at the church.

Memorials to the Wisconsin Ovarian Cancer Alliance, 13825 W. National Ave., New Berlin, WI 53151, or Open Door Bible Church are appreciated.

Poole Funeral Home is assisting the family. For more information, visit or call 284-4431.