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Sheryl Ann Kowalski

03/09/1961 - 10/28/2020

Obituary For Sheryl Ann Kowalski

Sheryl Ann Kowalski, 59, of Sedalia, MO passed away Wednesday, October 28, 2020, at the Davita Dialysis Center in Clinton, MO. She was born on March 9, 1961, in East St. Louis, IL, the daughter of Joseph F. Kowalski and Dorothy P. (Stephens) Kowalski, who reside in Sedalia.

Sheryl was a 1979 graduate of Smith-Cotton High School. She was a proud member of Emmett Avenue Baptist Church and accepted Jesus as her Lord and Savior at nine years old. Sheryl was very active in church going to youth group activities and Sunday School. She was always known for prayers for her family, church, and many friends. Sheryl enjoyed watching old western movies with her Dad and especially loved planning and attending family dinners and gatherings.

In addition to her parents, she is survived by a brother, Chris Kowalski of Sedalia; a sister, Renee Shepard (Robin) of Sedalia; a nephew, Matt Kowalski (Kennedy) of Sedalia; a niece, Nicci Lange (Matt) of Mesa, AZ; two great-nieces, Peyton and Oakley Kowalski; and two great-nephews, Jacob and Hunter Lange.

She was preceded in death by her maternal grandmother, Grace Stephens, and paternal grandmother, Mary Putman.

A Celebration of Life service will be held at 10:00 a.m. Friday, November 20, 2020, at Rea Funeral Chapel with Pastor Gary Palmer.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Thursday, November 19, 2020, at the chapel.

Honorary bearers will be Matt Kowalski, Robin Shepard, Jimmy Brown, Talmage Brown, Pete Taber, Mary Ann Davis, and Vonna Hogan.

Memorial contributions may be made to Emmett Avenue Baptist Church in care of Rea Funeral Chapel.

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Jerry and I are so sorry about Sheryl. Our hearts go out to you and Joe and all the family. Take comfort in knowing you were a loving and caring mother to her. Our hearts go out to you all. May you find peace and cherish the memories you shared. God bless.
- Susan Visentin
We have lost a great prayer warrior. I thoroughly enjoyed the time I spent with Sheryl. My sympathy goes out to all of her family.
- Kathy Ray
So sorry to hear of Sheryl's passing. My thoughts and prayers have been with you, since I heard the sad news. I know she will be missed but always remember she is in a better place, without no more pain.
- Lucy Akeman
So sorry for your loss
- Rachel Becker
I am so sorry for your loss. Sheryl was always so sweet to me. My thoughts are with the whole family.
- Debbie Joy
Never will forget our last outing at Colton's ..Gonna miss you big sis
- Alison Kowalski
I'm sorry on my previous message I spelt Sheryl's name wrong, please forgive me Kathy Scott
- Kathy Scott
My sincere and deepest condolences to Cheryl's family! My thoughts and prayers are with you!!
- Kathy Scott

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