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 Cherry Lynn “Aunt Sherry” <I>Barney-Anderson</I> Gonzales

Cherry Lynn “Aunt Sherry” Barney-Anderson Gonzales

Richfield, Sevier County, Utah, USA
Death 24 May 2013 (aged 64)
Ely, White Pine County, Nevada, USA
Burial Fairview, Sanpete County, Utah, USA
Memorial ID 111819433 · View Source
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Cherry "Sherry" "Aunt Sherry" Lynn Gonzales age 64 died of a heart attack at her home in Ely, NV Friday, May 24,2013.

Sherry was born 10/6/1948 to Thelma & Clarence Barney as the 7th daughter of 8 girls and 2 boys in Richfield, Utah. She and her baby sister Yvonne were adopted approximately 10 years later by Thelma and Elam Anderson in Fairview Utah where she grew up and attended school.

She had one child, daughter Margaret Jeanette Menzies Barela.

Sherry was preceded in death by her daughter Jeanette, Her birth and adopted parents, three older sisters Larena, Rosemary, Kay and her baby sister Yvonne, her niece Lisa and her nephew David, her step sons Bobby Menzies and Chris Andersen, of Utah. Her daughter, stepsons and sister Yvonne of Ely, NV.

Sherry is survived by her Granddaughter Mary Barela, of Ely, NV. Grandson Michael of Kansas City, MO. Oldest brother Dale Barney of Elsinore, UT, Older sisters Rayola, Laura, and Carol of UT, several nieces, nephews, great nieces & nephews, great-great nieces and nephews. She is also survived by her son-in-law Pat Barela and an ex-husband David Gonzales, both of Ely, NV.

Sherry enjoyed playing video games, country music, collecting Elvis memorabilia, dancing, the great outdoors, making up her own jokes, reading and barbecues with family.

She was loved greatly by her family and will be missed immensely. Her death is made more tragic for family as it came only four days after her nephew David Barney died and a short 10 ½ months after her only daughter Jeanette Barela's life was cut short.

Viewing will be held June 7, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. at Rasmussen Mortuary in Mount Pleasant, Utah with a graveside service at 2:00 p.m. in the Fairview City Cemetery where she will find her resting place until God reunites her with loved ones that proceeded her, and those loved ones still on this side of death's veil once again.

There will be a memorial service in Ely, NV for family & friends unable to attend. Time & place will be posted when established. At Sherry's request in lieu of flowers please send donations to your favorite charity in her name.

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  • Added: 5 Jun 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 111819433
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Cherry Lynn “Aunt Sherry” Barney-Anderson Gonzales (6 Oct 1948–24 May 2013), Find A Grave Memorial no. 111819433, citing Fairview Upper Cemetery, Fairview, Sanpete County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Love My Ancestors (contributor 47233390) .