Carol Sherard

Dates

October 8, 1941 - August 31, 2018

Obituary

Carol Sherard, 76, Alexandria, SD died Friday, August 31, 2018 at the Prairie View Healthcare Community in Woonsocket.

Funeral services will be 10:30 am Wednesday, September 5 at the Bittner Funeral Chapel in Mitchell. Burial will be in the Hurley Cemetery at Hurley, SD. Visitation will be from 5-7:00 pm Tuesday at the Bittner Funeral Chapel.

Carol Joan Sherard was born October 8, 1941 in Sheldon, IA to Dick and Nelvina (Van Steinwick) Veen. She attended Bell Country School near Sheldon, graduated from Sheldon High School in 1956 and attended vocational school in Kansas City. She was employed at a bank in Sioux Falls and while in Sioux Falls she met Clifford Sherard. They were married on April 3, 1966 at the First Reformed Church in Sibley, IA. They lived on a farm near Hurley for several years before moving to Alexandria. Carol assisted in the Sherard Insurance Agency and worked at the Library while living in Alexandria. She enjoyed trips to Branson, MO.

She is survived by her husband Clifford of Alexandria, son, Chad (Stephanie) Sherard of Sioux Falls, daughters: Cheryl Frear of Renton, WA and Christie (Bryan) Bakker of Federal Way, WA, brothers: Arlen (Norma) Veen of Sioux Falls, Dennis (Mary) Veen of Littleton, CO, sister, Colleen (Rynie) DeGroot of Pella, IA and four grandchildren: Dawson and Cole Bakker and Shelby and Dylan Sherard.

She was preceded in death by her parents.


Visitation(s)

Date
Tuesday, September 4, 2018
Time
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location
Bittner Funeral Chapel
805 West Havens
Mitchell, SD 57301

Service

Date
Wednesday, September 5, 2018
Time
10:30 AM
Location
Bittner Funeral Chapel
805 West Havens
Mitchell, SD 57301

Cemetery

Hurley Cemetery
Hurley, South Dakota


Posted by Aseracare on September 13, 2018
It has been our honor and privilege to care for Carol. Thank you for allowing us to care and love on them. We hope you are finding peace and rest during this new transition. ~AseraCare Hospice Team
Posted by Darrell & Twyla Schaap on September 5, 2018
Dear Cliff and family, We are praying for you today as you celebrate your wife, mother and grandmother"s life! May you feel God's loving arms around you today and everyday going ahead! We grieve with you also because she was a old friend from high school. She was such a happy. fun, caring friend! May God bless and keep you! Darrell and Twyla
Posted by Darrell & Twyla Schaap on September 5, 2018
We are praying for you today as you remember and celebrate your wife, mother and grandmother. life today! Carol was a old friend from high school so I have many, many fun and fond memories of her. She was a happy,giving caring friend! May you feel God's loving arms around as you go ahead with you lives. We grieve with you!
Posted by AseraCare Hospice on September 4, 2018
During this time of loss, we at AseraCare Hospice, would like to extend our condolences to you and your family. The nurses and staff at AseraCare thank you for the privilege of being able to serve you during these difficult times. May the Lord bless you and keep you.
- The AseraCare Hospice Team
Posted by Chuck and Linda (Larsen) Luke on September 3, 2018
Our sympathies and prayers to you Cliff and your family.
Posted by Linna Johnston on September 2, 2018
My sympathy to you and your family.
Posted by Wade Kunkel on August 31, 2018
Sorry for your loss.
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