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Sherry Livingston

September 28, 1945 ~ December 29, 2019 (age 74)


Sherry Louise Livingston — wife, mother, and friend — passed away on Sunday, December 29, 2019 at age 74.

Sherry was born on September 28, 1945, to Clyde and Louise St. Clair in Eureka. She graduated from Healdsburg High School. Spending time with family and friends was important to Sherry. She married the love of her life, John E. Livingston, on June 14, 1978. Two of her favorite passions were reading and her animals. One of her favorite dogs was named Oso.

Sherry was preceded in death by her parents and sisters (Darlene Ricci and Delores Carter). She was also preceded by her best friend, Emily Griffin. She is survived by her husband John E. Livingston and sons Clyde Livingston (Suzanne), Eugene Livingston (Rachael), Frank Livingston (Michelle), and John Livingston Jr. (Adrienne); Grandchildren Bradley E. Livingston, Hunter Toland, and Rachael Livingston; Nieces Cathy Kruse, Linda Gill, and Patricia Fields; Nephew Jim Ricci and numerous other nieces and nephews. She was also survived by her special aunt Jeanette Mae Millan.

A viewing will be held on Thursday, January 2, 2020 from 4-7 p.m. and the memorial service will be held on Friday, January 3, 2020 starting at 1 p.m. at the Sanders Funeral Home in Eureka.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Sequoia Humane Society. The family would like to thank Sherry’s health care providers and Hospice for their care and support. 


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January 2, 2020

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Sanders Funeral Home - Chapel
1835 E st
EUREKA, California 95501

Memorial Service
January 3, 2020

1:00 PM
Sanders Funeral Home - Chapel
1835 E st
EUREKA, California 95501


Sequoia Humane Society
6073 Loma Avenue, Eureka CA 95503
Tel: 1-707-442-1782

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