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Sharon Lorraine "Sherry"  Dove

Sharon Lorraine "Sherry" Dove
  • March 1, 1952 - September 13, 2019
  • Battle Creek, Michigan

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“I was so saddened to hear of Sherry's passing it was genuinely a huge shock, I have know Sherry since she started working at FireKeepers and enjoyed...Read More »
1 of 10 | Posted by: Martha Ortiz - Albion, MI

“I am saddened to hear of Sherry's passing. I worked with her at Firekeepers Casino, when she was a Slot Attendant for a brief time. She was always...Read More »
2 of 10 | Posted by: Vicki Deal - Vicksburg, MI

Favorite Memory “This photo was taken about 20 yrs. ago but I remember it like yesterday. I cant say Sherry was like my sister because she was my sister in my heart...Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: Sherry Allers - PawPaw, MI

“I ENJOYED WORKING WITH HER, AND SHE WAS A SWEET PERSON . I KNOW SHE WILL BE MISSED. ”
4 of 10 | Posted by: pat browne - battle creek, MI

“I was shocked and saddened to hear of Sherry's passing. We worked together for a few years and still see her quite often. We always make it a point...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: Rickie Slone - Augusta, MI

“May you fly high with the angels in heaven. RIP! You will forever be missed. ”
6 of 10 | Posted by: Sarah French - Ceresco, MI

“You were a great little sister. A piece of our hearts have gone with you. We didn't see you often but always in our thoughts and hearts. ”
7 of 10 | Posted by: Dane and Cathy Adrian - NM

“Dovey...You had a beautiful soul. You will be greatly missed by many! We didnt have alot of contact in the last few years but I still Love you. RIP...Read More »
8 of 10 | Posted by: Melissa Campbell - Dowling, MI

“Sherry always had a smile on her face. I really enjoyed working with her. She will be missed ”
9 of 10 | Posted by: Jennifer Dunkelberger - MI

“Oh my sweet Sherry...we all loved you so much. I remember how happy you were with the bracelet I made you. To see your smiling face. All the fun...Read More »
10 of 10 | Posted by: Ginger Slone - Augusta, MI


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Sharon Lorraine "Sherry" (Adrian) Dove, 67, of Battle Creek died peacefully at Glenn Arbor Hospice Residence after a brief illness.

Sherry was born March 1, 1952 in St. Louis, Missouri the daughter of William and Lorraine (Matlock) Adrian. She grew up in St. Louis and Battle Creek. Sherry graduated from Battle Creek Lakeview High School and attended Kellogg Community College. Until her illness she had been employed for nine years at FireKeepers Casino Hotel Front Desk in Customer Service. Prior to that she worked in management at several automotive manufacturers, including Tokai Rika Mfg.

Sherry is survived by two sons, Matt (Christy) Riley and Brian Riley, both of Battle Creek; three grandsons, Carter, Connor and Mason Riley; a sister, Michelle Montoya; a brother, Dane (Cathy) Adrian; and her companion, Rick Hess. Sherry was preceded in death by her parents.

Sherry loved spending time with her family and her friends. She enjoyed playing billiards and was formerly involved in sky diving. She was always working hard, including managing multiple properties. Sherry will be remembered as a very active person, loving mother, devoted grandmother, and caring friend.

Friends will be received 1:00-3:00 pm & 5:00-7:00 pm Tuesday at Farley Estes Dowdle Funeral Home & Cremation Care. A service to celebrate Sherry's life will held 11:00 am Wednesday, September 18, 2019 at Floral Lawn Memorial Gardens. Memorial contributions in memory of Sherry may be made to St. Joseph Elementary School for Tuition Assistance, 63 N. 23rd Street, Battle Creek, MI.