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“Sherri, 14 months and 4 weeks ago I was called to your hospital room for the most horrible news I could have ever gotten. I came there and was told...Read More »
1 of 25 | Posted by: Charles Peterson - Andover, NJ

“Sherri, despite the years that have passed since I've seen you, when I heard from Mom and Carl of your passing I was hit with incredible sadness. I...Read More »
2 of 25 | Posted by: Janina Kowalski (daughter of Carl and Cindy) - FL

“Sherri, we'll never again look at sunflowers, cows, dogs, and yes, even goats, without thinking of you, your smile, and your laugh. Our hearts break...Read More »
3 of 25 | Posted by: Uncle Carl and Aunt Cindy Beahm - NJ

“Sherri, It is hard to say goodbye. We will remember all the good times and laughs we have shared over the years! You will be missed greatly! Love ...Read More »
4 of 25 | Posted by: Kim & Blair Hansen-Mitchell - NJ

“Dear Britton and Family, My family and I are so sorry for your terrible loss. Remember the good times and be strong. Q. Coplon & Family ”
5 of 25 | Posted by: Quentin Coplon - Green Township, NJ

“My deepest heartfelt sympathies Rich and Britta, my heart aches for. Sherri you will be forever cherished and missed...xoxo Karen & Matt Opanowich...Read More »
6 of 25 | Posted by: Karen Opanowich - allamuchy, NJ

“I will miss seeing Sherri at the girl scout functions she always had a way of brightening a room. Always had a smile. I wish I had had the time to...Read More »
7 of 25 | Posted by: Liz Conn - Green, NJ

“Chris, Britton and Sommer, We were just notified today and are shocked and saddened by the untimely and sudden death of Sherri. She was always a...Read More »
8 of 25 | Posted by: Amy Schlereth - Newton, NJ

“I'm shocked and saddened to hear of Sherri's passing. I'm an attorney and knew her through work, she was not only great at her job but such a nice...Read More »
9 of 25 | Posted by: Michael Justice, Esq. - Andover, NJ

“Dear Chris and Girls, Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Just know mom is watching over you at all times and will see you again. May god guide...Read More »
10 of 25 | Posted by: Robert & Dorothy Decker - NJ

“Dear Chris, My deepest Sympathies to you & the girls. Sherri was a wonderful person with a heart of GOLD! We recently connected when I...Read More »
11 of 25 | Posted by: Lucy DeLoreto - Lake Hopatcong, NJ

“My dear friend Cathi, I'm so sorry for your loss. I know just how special your sister was to you and how amazing she was by all the stories you had...Read More »
12 of 25 | Posted by: Christen and Michael Chappell - IN

“Dear Jamie & Kelly & your family, I am so sorry to hear of Sherri's passing. My prayers and heart are with you as you go through this painful loss. ...Read More »
13 of 25 | Posted by: charlotte richardson - CA

“R.I.P My sweet beautiful stepdaughter who i love and care for deeply. You will be alive in my heart always and i know i will see you again, I pray...Read More »
14 of 25 | Posted by: Sharon Bradley - Punta Gorda, FL

“I remember clearly working with you in Byram and loving it and can never remember a time that there wasn't an infectious smile or energy about you. ...Read More »
15 of 25 | Posted by: Elizabeth Bansfield-Mossa - NJ

“Aunt sherri you will truely be miss, my heart and prayers go out to the rest of the family ”
16 of 25 | Posted by: Kayla Freeman - Orlando, FL

“Sherri YOu will be greatly missed by your friends and family i loved you very much and i know i have an angel on my side love to the family ”
17 of 25 | Posted by: Enette Pugliese - orlando, FL

“Our dear Britta....So sorry to hear the passing of Sherri..Your earthly angel is now a heavenly angel that will always be near to you and the girls....Read More »
18 of 25 | Posted by: Sandy and Ed Behre - Port Murray, NJ

“Aunt Sherri, I will miss you so much and I cannot believe you are not here with us anymore. The Hansen family is forever grateful to have had you in...Read More »
19 of 25 | Posted by: Elissa Hansen - Bethlehem, PA

“May you rest in peace Sherri. I will truly miss you, we had many laughs at work. It just won't be the same at work with you. May God comfort your...Read More »
20 of 25 | Posted by: Patty DeClesis - Green Township, NJ

“RIP Sherri, You will missed by all who knew you and worked with you. Thank you for being you and bringing your best everyday. I will miss you smile...Read More »
21 of 25 | Posted by: Mayor Dan Conkling - Green Twp, NJ

“What is an angel? Well if you looked into Sherri's face you would definately see it-her love, her grace and her kindness says it all; these traits...Read More »
22 of 25 | Posted by: Patti Behre & Family - Orlando, FL

“Our darling Sherri - Rest with the angels... Aunt Rosie and Uncle Eddie ”
23 of 25 | Posted by: Ed and Rose Conlon - Orlando, FL

“The sadness is overwhelming right now and life does not make much sense. Although we did not get together very often, Sherri was our cousin and one...Read More »
24 of 25 | Posted by: Janice L Jump - Mine Hill, NJ

“Rest in Peace my friend. You are already missed. Work will never be the same without you. Love and prayers for the girls. ”
25 of 25 | Posted by: Karen Ferrone - Cheser, NJ

Sherri L. Hansen, 45, of Green Township, died Thursday, January 10, 2013, at Warren Hospital in Phillipsburg. Born in Denville, Sherri moved to Green Township in 1975. She was a 1985 graduate of Newton High School and was employed as the Assistant Court Administrator in Green Township for the past 14 years. A member of the Yellow Frame Presbyterian Church, Sherri and her husband, Chris, were also married at the church. She was active in the Girl Scouts and had a tremendous love of animals. The daughter of the late William Bradley, Sherri is survived by her husband, Chris, with whom she has been together for 28 years; her two daughters, Britton Hansen and Sommer Hansen, both at home; her mother and father, Britta Decker and husband, Richard, of Green Township; her siblings, Christi Pena, Cathy White, Ricky Decker, Steve Decker, and Jamie Decker; nieces and nephews; and her stepmother, Sharon Bradley. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday at the Yellow Frame Presbyterian Church, 1 Yellow Frame Road, Fredon Township. Interment will follow in Yellow Frame Cemetery. Visitation will be held Tuesday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Smith-McCracken Funeral Home, 63 High Street, Newton. Memorial donations may be made to Yellow Frame Presbyterian Church, 1 Yellow Frame Road, Newton, NJ 07860 for Sherri's Children, Britton and Sommer Hansen or to BARKS, Inc., (Byram Animal Rescue Kindness Squad), P.O. Box 593, Stanhope, NJ 07874.

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