Sheri Ellen Svehla

Born: Wednesday, December 4th 1957 in Williston, North Dakota
Died: Friday, June 3rd 2011 in Lincoln, Nebraska
Age: 53 years, 5 months and 30 days
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The Svehla family will greet friends on Tuesday from 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. at Volzke Funeral Home.
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Service: 10:00 am - Wednesday, June 8th 2011
Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church
265 Helen St.
Cordova, NE  68330
Officiating: Pastor Karen Tjarks
Casketbearers: Dale Young, Kevin Spicka, Leon Higley, Calvin Kohout, Tim Huntington, David Michl
Honorary Casketbearers: Keira Kinnett, Sydney Kinnett, Halle Kinnett, Chase Svehla, Hunter Svehla, Trigg Svehla
Interment: Andrew Cemetery
Friend, Nebraska

Sheri was born on December 4, 1957 at Williston, ND to Glenn and Fern (Sanders) Emmons. She was united in marriage to David Svehla on April 30, 1977 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Cordova, NE. Sheri passed away on June 3, 2011, in Lincoln, NE at the age of 53 years, 5 months and 29 days. She graduated from Friend High School in 1975 and the University of Nebraska at Lincoln with a Masters degree in Entomology. In 2011 Sheri received her PhD in Philosophy. Sheri was employed at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in the Entomology Department. She is survived by a daughter and her husband, Katie and Zach Kinnett of Cordova, NE; sons and their wives, Aaron and Christy Svehla of Friend, NE and Christopher and Jessica Svehla of Hartington, NE; grandchildren, Sydney, Halle and Keira Kinnett, Chase, Hunter and Trigg Svehla; parents, Glenn and Fern Emmons of Canby, MN; brother and his wife, Derek and Lin Emmons of Chugiak, AK; sisters and husbands, Sue and Jim Behrens of Finlayson, MN, Cathy and Tom Holthe of Jackson, MN; Sheri was preceded in death by her husband, David Svehla.

Sheri Svehla

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