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Obituaries

Sherri Zemke

WALNUT — Sherri S. Zemke, 62, of Walnut died Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013, at Walnut Manor Nursing Home in Walnut.

Born Sept. 30, 1950, in Rock Falls to Charles and Charlotte (Chronister) Conley, she married Harvey Zemke Nov. 14, 1998, in Walnut. He preceded her in death on July 31, 2009.

She was employed at the Walnut Manor Nursing Home in Walnut as a cook.

Surviving are one daughter, Rachel (Pete) Jaquet of Annawan; one son, Doug (Sue) Thompson of Malden; six grandchildren; and a special friend, Don.

She was also preceded in death by her parents and one sister.

Cremation rites were accorded. There will be no services per her request.

A memorial has been established in her memory.

The Garland Funeral Home in Walnut is in charge of arrangements.

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