Sheri K. Mankey, 63, of Decatur, IN passed away on Wednesday, September 25, 2019 at Adams Memorial Hospital. Sheri was born on February 6, 1956 in Decatur, IN to the late Clifford J. and Opal M. (Cook) Hess. On April 28, 1973, Sheri married Theodore L. Mankey.
Sheri was employed by REV Recreation Group in Decatur for over 45 years. She loved the summers at the lake and vacationing in Florida. Sheri also loved being with her family, especially her grandchildren and her 3 dogs.
She is survived by her husband of 46 years, Ted Mankey of Decatur; 2 sons, Jeremy L. “Jake” Mankey and James R. (Kara) Mankey both of Decatur; a daughter, Megan (Rusty) Adam of Convoy, OH; a brother, Allen Hess of Decatur; 8 grandchildren, Allie and Macy Mankey, Cody Beer, Makenzie, Mason, Maddy and Maelee Mankey and Ellie Adam.
Sheri is preceded in death by a brother, Donald Hess, a sister, Elizabeth “Pat” Gass and a sister-in-law, Connie Hess.
Visitation will be from 12:00-4:00 p.m. Sunday, September 29, 2019 at Haggard-Sefton-Hirschy & Zelt Funeral Home and also on Monday from 9:30-10:30 a.m.
Funeral Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, September 30th at the funeral home with Rev. Christopher Everett officiating, and burial following at Decatur Cemetery.
Memorials may be given to the Grandchildren’s Education Fund.