Sherry Thomsen, 55, of Fargo, ND passed away on Thursday, March 23, 2017 at Sanford Palliative Care, Fargo. Her memorial service will be held at 11:00 am, on Friday, March 31, 2017 at Vertin-Munson Funeral Home, Wahpeton, ND with Rev. Michael Buller officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service. Arrangements are entrusted to Vertin-Munson Funeral Home, Wahpeton.
Sherry Brown was born on March 26, 1961 in Newcastle, WY to Duane and LaVonne(Hendrickson) Brown. During her childhood she attended various schools where she excelled in athletics, especially track and field. Sherry was a tomboy who was not afraid to get her hands dirty or work hard. She had a variety of different jobs including housekeeping, cleaning, working as a waitress, and roughnecking in the oil fields. Sherry had a number of interests but especially enjoyed fishing and doing arts and crafts.
Sherry is survived by her four daughters, LeAnna (Kyle) Johnson, Rikki (Garrick) Kortgaard, Kati (Jerrod) Streeter, and Abby Bartlett; ten grandchildren; and siblings, Debbie Wood, Diana Braman, and Doug Brown.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Elizabeth, and her parents, LaVonne and Duane Brown.
Vertin-Munson Funeral Home
224 6th Street North
Wahpeton, ND 58075
Friday, March 31, 2017