Saundra Kay Sherer

December 1, 2016

Saundra Kay (Michael) Sherer 75, of Frankfort, Ind., passed away on December 1, 2016 in her home.  She was born on August 31, 1941 in Frankfort to Sam & Julia (Mann) Michael.  She was a 1959 graduate of Frankfort High School.  She married Robert ‘Bob’ J. Sherer on May 30, 1959 in Frankfort and he preceded her in death on May 5, 2005.  Bob was in the military for 20 years and took Saundra and his family to several different locations, including Florida, New York, California and Okinawa.  Saundra and Bob moved back to Frankfort with their family in 1975.  She was a natural artist and applied her talents as a florist to her jobs at Country Custom Baskets, the floral department at Marsh and at Garney’s Florist.  She also crafted wooden objects de ‘art which she sold at Indiana craft fairs. Saundra loved flowers and was an active member of the Frankfort Garden Club.  In past years, she volunteered at the Clinton County Historical Society, and enjoyed designing and creating historical scenes at the museum.

Visitation and Services

Visitation will be Noon-2 p.m. Wednesday, December 7, 2016 at Goodwin Funeral Home, 200 S. Main St., Frankfort, Ind. Services will begin at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Bunnell Cemetery.

Survived by:

2 Daughters: Rhonda Plumback of Frankfort, Crystal Sherer of Frankfort, 2 Grandchildren: Robbe and Paige Plumback of Frankfort, 2 Sisters: Jeanie (Hoppy) Bray of Frankfort, Diana (David) Dugger of Frankfort, 1 Brother: Jim (Nancy) Michael of Frankfort. Several nieces and nephews also survive.


Leave your Condolences

10 Condolences for “Saundra Kay Sherer”

  1. Sue Hesser December 2, 2016 at 1:55 pm

    We’re so sorry to learn of Saundra’s passing. She fought long and hard. She is at peace now. Love to you all.

    Jan and Sue (Laughlin) Hesser

  2. Jim & Carol Coy December 2, 2016 at 2:10 pm

    We are so sorry to hear of Saundra’s passing. She was such a talented woman, we will miss her. Jim & Carol Coy

  3. Donna December 3, 2016 at 9:44 pm

    Rhonda, and family….hugs. I’m so sorry for your loss. Praying for you. Your mom was very sweet, and very talented. The garden club has, and will miss her.

  4. Eric L. Mundell December 4, 2016 at 1:02 am

    Rhonda, Crystal and Family – I was greatly saddened to learn of Saundra’s passing and share in your loss. While many years have passed since last spending time with your mother, I have always remembered fondly the hours we spent working together on a variety of projects and how I marveled at Saundra’s incredibly natural talent and artistic abilities. Her creations were one-of-a-kind amazing. She could create a work of art out of nearly anything and, always the perfectionist, labored continuously until she got it just right. It was always such a pleasure and honor working beside her or assigning a task and knowing with confidence that she would always accomplish her work beautifully and on a deadline. It was a joy getting to know here as a friend, colleague, and also as a cousin-in-law. My heart goes out to you all. Thanks for caring for her and being the daughters she loved so much. You were always first in her heart! Know I’ll be thinking of you all. Take care!

    • Crystal Sherer December 4, 2016 at 6:25 pm

      Thank you Eric. When I read what you say it fits mom very well she was so creative at so many things.

  5. Bob & Janie Shurr December 4, 2016 at 3:18 pm

    Diana: so sorry for the loss of your sister. We are praying for your family.

  6. Carolyn Adams December 7, 2016 at 10:25 am

    Diana. My sincerest sympathy on the death of Saundra. I can not come to the funeral home but will be thinking of you and praying that God comfort you with many wonderful memories of your sister. Carolyn

  7. Patty Brumbarger December 9, 2016 at 1:51 am

    I worked with Sandra at Garney’s. She was a beautiful person inside and out. I enjoyed visiting with her when we worked there. and enjoyed seeing her when she came to craft sales. I had missed seeing her but did not know she was sick. Please except my condolences as you travel down this road ahead of you. Knowing your Mom was the best. I know she will be missed. I always think of her at this time of the year, she always said she put up at least 10 Christmas tree’s. So I recall that of her each year. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. I will also exstend this to Jennie, whom I saw often at Bingo.

  8. Linda Gibson Benge April 11, 2017 at 9:21 am

    Rhonda, Crystal, Jim, Jeanie and all the rest. My heart is sad at learning about the passing of my sweet neighbor. Rob and I were in Florida during this time and didn’t know. I so enjoyed being a neighbor to this kind, artistic, generous and wonderful woman. I will always remember her with a smile in my heart. She shared her love of gardening with me and gave me wonderful tips for growing things. You all will continue to be lifted in prayer and I apologize for the lateness of this condolence. May God forever give you peace and comfort as you remember her, too….with a smile in your hearts.

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