Sherrill S. (nee Gardner) Landis, 77, of Ashtabula, passed away, Sunday, January 7, 2018, at Hillcrest Hospital.
She was born March 12, 1940, in Ashtabula, the daughter of the late Alfred and Mary Sue (Root) Gardner. In her younger years she attended Andrews School for Girls in Willoughby. Sherrill graduated from Ashtabula High School and remained a lifelong area resident.
Sherrill loved animals, especially her cats. She also enjoyed watching sports on TV; she liked NASCAR and was an avid Cleveland Sports Fan. Most of all she enjoyed spending time with her children and grandchildren.
Sherrill is survived by her husband of 40 years, Joseph; children, Kevin Childs, Lori (Randall) Laslow, Shelley (Tim) Tyler, and Ronald (Michelle) Childs, Jr.; brothers, Charles Gardner and Gerald "Jerry" Gardner; grandchildren, Russell and Bradley Childs, Mia (Tyler) Higgins, Brooke Saunders, Cieara Childs, and Cassie Erb; five great-grandchildren; and nieces, Staci Gardner-Carey, and Tricia (Jeff) McCall.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and a granddaughter, Melissa Sue Tyler.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, January 13, 2018, at 4PM at the Zaback-Williams-Ducro Funeral Home, 500 W. Prospect Rd., Ashtabula. Calling hours will be held on Saturday 2PM until the time of service at 4PM.
Memorial contributions in her name may be made to the Animal Protective League, 5970 Green Rd., Ashtabula, Ohio 44004 or to the family.
Zaback-Williams-Ducro Funeral Home, 500 W. Prospect Rd., Ashtabula, Ohio 44004 is handling arrangements. www.ducro.com
Published on January 9, 2018