Sheryl Janett Thompson
Sheryl J. Thompson, 62, Mitchell, passed away peacefully in the afternoon of September 30, 2013 of natural causes. She was being visited and comforted by family members and caring staff members at Firesteel Healthcare Center in Mitchell, SD at the time of her passing. Funeral services will be Thursday, October 3, 2013, 10:00 AM at the Resurrection Lutheran Church in Mitchell. Burial will be in the Servicemens Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6-8PM Wednesday evening at the Bittner Funeral Chapel.
Sheryl Janett Thompson was born December 5, 1950 in Mitchell, SD. She was the fourth borne child to James and Dorothy (Miller) Zeal.
She grew up on a farm near Artesian and attended school at Plano and Artesian. On January 4, 1975 she married Raymond Thompson at the Farwell Methodist Church. She lived in Mitchell and was a member of the Resurrection Lutheran Church. She was employed at Starr Fireworks, Herters, was a professional housekeeper and was a housekeeper at various motels in Mitchell.
She is survived by her husband, Raymond, three children: Michael (Angie) Bollweg, Harold SD, Robert Thompson, Sioux Falls SD, David Thompson, Brandon SD; three grandchildren, Madison Bollweg, Regan Bollweg and Castiel Thompson; four sisters: Sonya (Alvin) Hartman, Brandon SD, Sandy (Dick) Gerstenecker, Mitchell SD, Sharon (Royce) Titze, Mitchell SD and Sharlene Shenkel, Mitchell SD and numerous nephews and nieces.
She is preceded in death by her parents, James and Dorothy Zeal and one sister, Carol Ann Zeal.