Sheri L. Gaskill
Sheri L. Gaskill

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — Sheri L. Gaskill, 51, lost her six-week battle with lung cancer on March 12, 2014.

Born in Allen County, Ind., she grew up in Dixon, Ohio, and graduated from Crestview in 1981. She then lived in Dallas, Texas, for several years. She returned to live in Monroeville, then Decatur.

She was employed by SP3 Cutting Tools.

She is survived by her brother: Richard Gaskill; sister: Mary Ann (John) Ecker; lifelong friend: Lisa (Mark) Perry; her beloved feline son: Howie, and nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her father: James (Mike) Gaskill, her mother: Helen (Gaskill) Liebert, and brothers: Johnny and Billy.

Celebration of Life is 3-5 p.m. Saturday, March 22, 2014, at Midwest Funeral Home & Cremation Society, 4602 Newaygo Road, Fort Wayne, Ind.

Memorials in honor of Sheri can be made to Parkview Hospice or S.P.C.A.