Celebration of Life: Saturday, January 23, 2021, 2:30 P.M., Peterson Mortuary, 212 S. Locust Street, Glenwood, Iowa.
Sherry Ann (Young) Schraer, 69 of Columbus, Nebraska formerly of Pacific Junction, Iowa passed away January 1, 2021 in Omaha, Nebraska. She was born July 31, 1951 in Council Bluffs, Iowa to Carroll and Wanda (Boquette) Young. Sherry spent most of her childhood in Oklahoma where she picked up her a southern drawl. She returned to Pacific Junction and was later united in marriage to Charles Schraer in 1978. Sherry was an E.M.T Intermediate with Pacific Junction Fire and Rescue and Medivac Ambulance for many years. She operated a daycare and foster home for over 40 years. She enjoyed singing, telling stories and was a fantastic cook.
Sherry never met a stranger and loved being married to her wonderful husband. She had unconditional love for her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Her compassion and dedication to the people she cared for will always be remembered.
Preceding Sherry in passing were her parents, Carroll Young and Wanda Wynn, step-mother Kaye and special Aunt Lois, father-in-law Charles and wife Mary Schraer. Survivors include her loving husband of 42 years Charles Schraer; children Jeanette (Jerry) Foster of Glenwood, Iowa; Michelle (Norman) Osborne of Des Moines, Iowa; Jennifer Liddick of Columbus, Nebraska; Jamie Schraer and fiancé Lance Deterding of Columbus, Nebraska; 9 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; siblings Randy (Vicki) Young of Bethany, Oklahoma; Andy (Polly) Young of Pacific Junction, Iowa; Kevin (Judy) Young of Colorado Springs, Colorado; Thomas Young (Melissa Matter) of Edmond, Oklahoma; Billie Kay (Mike) Green of Nicona, Texas; Kimberlie Rogers Young of Edmond, Oklahoma; many nieces, nephews, extended relatives and friends.
The family will direct memorials.
Interment to be held at a later date.