Donald R. Sherry, 48, died May 18, 2017 at his residence in Tell City.
He was born December 27, 1968 to Sandra (Cavalline) and Donald R. Sherry, Sr.
He was united in marriage to Michelle “Shelly” McCallister on May 13, 2000.
Don was the Director of Organizing for the Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio Regional Council of Carpenters and President of Carpenters Local 175, Louisville, Kentucky. He was a member of the Indiana Army National Guard, Knights of Columbus, American Legion, and St. Paul Catholic Church. He also was Secretary Treasurer for the Perry County Democrats and a past Perry County Commissioner. He enjoyed fly-fishing with his dad, boating and camping with his family, and playing the drums.
Surviving him are his parents; his wife, Shelly; his children, Brittney Backer-Cheatham (Cody), Courtney Backer, Cameron Sherry and Caleb Sherry; his siblings, Peggy Greer (John), Jeffrey Sherry (Deanna) and Robert Sherry; and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services will be at 10 am Monday, May 22, 2017 at St. Paul Catholic Church with burial following in St. Mary Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 2 – 7 pm Sunday at Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home with a Knights of Columbus Prayer Service at 6:30 pm and from 8:30 – 9:30 am Monday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association.