Kerry Frances (Skelley) Mowery, 53, of Wheelersburg, Ohio, formerly of Cresaptown, died Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018, at home.
Born Oct. 26, 1964, in Cumberland, she was the daughter of Jean (Harmison) Skelley Toohey and the late Gerald E. Skelley.
She is also preceded in death by her stepfather, Kenneth Toohey, and her beloved sister, Jerilyn Skelley Smith.
Kerry was a graduate of Allegany High School, Class of 1982. She also attended Frostburg State University.
Originally a member of St. Ambrose Catholic Church, she joined St. Monica's Catholic Church in Wheelersburg.
In addition to her mother, Kerry is survived by her husband, James Mowery; daughter, Shannon Mowery and fiancé, Quint Walker; brother, Michael Skelley; brothers-in-law, Gary Smith, Pat Mowery and wife, Teresa, Joseph Mowery and wife, Della, and Tim Mowery and wife, Lucinda; sister-in-law, Beth Fucci; nephews, Jeremy Smith and Jamie Smith and wife, Kim; niece, MIchelle Grogg and husband, Roger; and many dear cousins.
Kerry loved to go to the beach and also all God's creatures, especially her dogs, Bo and Dingo, and her cat, Sam. She was a homemaker. She loved to cook and decorate her house. She always had fresh flowers at her home. Kerry was a devoted daughter, wife, mother, sister, and friend. She will be truly missed. God received another angel.
Memorial mass will be celebrated at St. Ambrose Catholic Church on Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018, at 11 a.m. with Fr. Paul Brynes as celebrant.
Interment will follow in the parish cemetery.
Condolences may be posted after Kerry's obituary at www.upchurchfh.com.
Published on February 4, 2018