March 15, 1956 ~ May 29, 2013
Sheryl A. Keenan, age 57 of Fredericksburg, IA passed away on Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at Cedar Valley Hospice in Waterloo, IA. Sheryl Ann McAllister was born on March 15, 1956 to John and Mary Ann (Genie) McAllister in St. Louis, MO. The family moved to Des Moines, IA when Sherrie was a young child. She attended St. Pius X Catholic School and then graduated from Des Moines Dowling High School in 1974. She was a customer service dispatcher for Xerox in Des Moines. She was also in medical sales for several years. Sherrie moved to Fredericksburg with her longtime companion, Chris Throndson, in 2005 where she has lived to the present. Sherrie enjoyed sales, collecting knick knacks, paintings and antiques. She especially enjoyed spending time with her family. Sherrie is survived by her son, Paul Kenney of Boca Raton, FL; her father, John McAllister and her sister, Laura (Thomas) Hinkel, both of Urbandale, IA; her companion of many years, Chris Throndson of Fredericksburg, IA; her niece, Andrea Danilson of Des Moines and her nephew, Aron Butler of Ypsilanti, MI. Memorials may be directed to Sherrie's family. A celebration of life for Sherrie will be held at 1:00pm on Saturday, June 22, 2013 at the Hinkel Home in Urbandale, IA.
Chris: I’m so sorry to hear of the loss of your special friend.
Chris – Sorry for your loss. Sheryl was very blessed to have you to care for her. May she rest in peace.
Sorry for your loss Chris. Thinking of you.
Chris, Just wanted you to know your in our thoughts and prayers. I know Sheryl was One Special Lady to you.
Take Care of yourself.
Karen and Dan
Chris, Please accept our deepest sympathy in the loss of Sherrie. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.
Please accept our sincere condolences. May the words quoted from this song bring you a measure of comfort as it did for us.
”If a man should die, can he live again?
Hear the promise God has made:
He will call; The dead will answer.
They shall live at his command.
For he will have a longing
For the work of his own hand.
So have faith, and do not wonder,
For our God can make us stand.
And we shall live forever,
As the work of his own hand ”(Job 14:13-15)
Mike & I were classmates of Sherrie at Dowling High School & St. Joseph’s Academy. She was a beautiful girl full of life and laughter!!!
We are very sorry for your loss and pray that the good memories of Sherrie will help your family through this very tough time. God bless!
Paul, I just found out your Mom had passed away, I’m very sorry, please accept my condolonces……….. jp Welch
Laura & Tom – I am so sorry to hear of your losing Sherrie. Know that we think of you and are praying for all of you. Take care.
Ann & Ron
May Sheryl Ann Keenan RIP, sometimes words can’t even begin to take away the hurt, pain and void but let it be a loyal heart sure with prayers and many Psalms in mourning and in joy let His will be done in Heaven and on Earth. Matthew 6:9,10; Psalms 37:11; 1 Corinthians 15:55