Sharol 'Sherry' Hanson

Sharol 'Sherry' Hanson

SAVOY – Sharol L. "Sherry" Hanson, 69, of Savoy, formerly of Decatur, passed away Sunday (Dec. 3, 2017) at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana.

Sherry was born Feb. 15, 1948, in Decatur, the daughter of Cleo and Kathleen Hanson. She retired from the University of Illinois after 30 years of service.

Sherry is survived by five nieces, five nephews and many cousins and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, one brother and two sisters.

Graveside services to celebrate Sherry's life will be 10 a.m. Monday, Dec. 11, 2017, at North Fork Cemetery in Decatur.

Arrangements are by Graceland/Fairlawn Funeral Home, 2091 N. Oakland Ave., Decatur. Please view the online obituary, send condolences and share memories at