LAVALE - Sherri Ann Getson, 50, of LaVale, passed away Monday, March 5, 2018, at UPMC Presbyterian.
Born April 7, 1967, in Cumberland, Mrs. Getson was the daughter of the late Robert Kelley and Rose Mary (Watkins) Kelley. She was also preceded in death by her maternal grandparents, Stephen and Pearl Watkins and paternal grandfather, Lou Diehl.
A graduate of Mount Savage High School, Sherri was a former cardiac tech at Memorial Hospital. She was a member of Saint Patrick's Catholic Church, Mount Savage. Sherri loved going on vacation to various beaches on the East coast enjoying her time on the beach. She really enjoyed going on her shopping trips and spending time with her nephews, Nicholas and Noah Getson.
Sherri is survived by her husband of 19 years, William Lee Getson; a very close and dear friend, Carla Natolly Zimmerly who was more like her sister; as well as numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins.
Friends will be received at the Adams Family Funeral Home, P.A., 404 Decatur St., Cumberland, (www.AdamsFamilyFuneralHome.com) on Friday, March 9, 2018, from 7 to 9 p.m.
A funeral service will be conducted at the funeral home on Saturday, March 10, 2018, at 11 a.m. with Deacon Dave Conley officiating. The family will also receive friends one hour prior to the service.
Interment will be in Sunset Memorial Park.
Pallbearers will be Jim Brant, Harold Watkins, Alex Kinnie, George Watkins, Terry Getson, Roy Getson, Nicholas Getson, and John Pratt.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to the LaVale Rescue Squad, the Corriganville Ambulance, Bethany Miltenberger, and Steve Wilkinson for all their care and help during Sherri's illness and for always being there.
Published on March 6, 2018