Cheryl “Sherry” Ann HovdeCheryl “Sherry” Ann Hovde, age 65, of East Grand Forks, MN passed away on Tuesday, November 13, 2012 surrounded by her family after a courageous battle with cancer.
Cheryl “Sherry” Ann Hovde
Cheryl “Sherry” Ann Hovde, age 65, of East Grand Forks, MN passed away on Tuesday, November 13, 2012 surrounded by her family after a courageous battle with cancer.
Sherry Hovde was born January 18, 1947 in Bagley, MN the daughter of Casper and Martha “Josie” (Ernst) Stenen. She grew up in rural Bagley, MN and graduated from Bagley High School. She married August Hovde in Fosston, MN on May 29, 1965. They moved to Grand Forks, ND and shortly after, settled in East Grand Forks, MN where they raised 3 children. Sherry was a proud homemaker. She especially enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren. She spent many hours doing arts and crafts for them to enjoy. Sherry always made sure she got to as many rummage sales as possible. She could always spot a good buy.
Cherished family members of Sherry include her husband August Hovde; children, Steve (Jenny) Hovde, Shirley (Kent Adamson) Hovde and Laura Hovde all of East Grand Forks, MN; 6 grandchildren, Nick, Alyssa and Catlin Hovde, Kyle, Teresa and Kayla Adamson; 1 sister, Mavis (LeRoy) Johnson of Bemidji, MN and sister-in-law Bonnie Stenen of Grants Pass, OR.
She was preceded in death by her parents; 2 sisters, Norma (Albert) LaFontaine and Carol (Edward) Duquette; 1 brother Casper Stenen Jr. and 1 uncle, Tony Stenen.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at the Cease Family Funeral Home Chapel in Bagley, MN with Pastor Ray Klug officiating with visitation one hour prior to the service.
Interment will be at the Bagley City Cemetery in Bagley, MN.
Messages of condolence may be sent to ceasefuneralhome.com
The Cease Family Funeral Home of Bagley assisted with the arrangements.