Sherry A. Donnell, age 74, died March 8, 2024 at Twinbrook Healthcare in Erie. She was born May 26, 1949 in Erie, Pennsylvania, the daughter of the late Nellie Wilcox Hutsell and Cyril Hutsell. Sherry graduated from Fort LeBoeuf High School in 1967 and was 18 years old when she started dating the love of her life, Patrick D. Donnell. They married on February 14, 1969, and they had 27 wonderful years together until he preceded her in death on February 2, 1996. She loved pink roses, riding motorcycles with her love, and spending time outside with her two children.

Sherry is survived by one son, Patrick A. Donnell of Waterford, PA, and one daughter, Cynthia Jenkins of Waterford, PA, as well as two granddaughters, Samantha Jenkins of Erie, and Christine Jenkins of Waterford. She is also survived by two sisters, Terry Coon and husband Bob of Cochranton, PA, and Carrie Thomas of Palm Bay, FL, as well as many nieces and nephews.

In addition to her late husband, Patrick, she was also preceded in death by her parents, Nellie and Cyril, one sister, Betsy Hutsell of Florida, and one brother, Robert Hutsell of Florida.

Friends may call at Van Matre Funeral Home in Waterford on Tuesday, March 12th from 2-4 and 6-8 pm and may attend the funeral service there on Wednesday at 11:00 am. Burial will be in Waterford Cemetery.