Sherrie Kemppel, 66, passed away January 17, 2021. She was born August 5, 1954 in Akron to the late Russell and Carrie Kemppel. Sherrie was a 1972 graduate of Manchester High School. She will be remembered as a free spirit and a head strong, independent woman who had a great sense of humor along with witty comebacks. Sherrie had a big heart, loved all animals and always helped those in need, putting others first. She enjoyed traveling throughout the United States, especially to Las Vegas or the beach. But her greatest joy was spending time with her family and friends.
Sherrie is survived by her daughters, Karrianne Koontz, Nicole Koontz-Foster and Angela Cacioppo; grandchildren, Amber Schroeder, Nikolos Koontz, Kayla Koontz, Ethan Foster, Alyssa Koontz, Ava Teagle; great grandsons, Preston Franklin and Joseph Peters; sister, Karla Kay; nephews Russell and Mitchell Kay; as well as many cousins and friends.
Funeral service will be held at 1 P.M. on Monday, January 25, 2021 at Schermesser Funeral Home, 600 E. Turkeyfoot Lake Rd. (SR619), Akron, Ohio 44319. Family and friends may call on Monday from 11 A.M. until the time of the service at the funeral home where social distancing and health protocol (i.e. wearing of face covering, staying 6 feet apart, no handshakes or hugs) will be followed. Entombment will take place at East Liberty Cemetery. To leave a special message online for the family, visit our website at www.schermesserfh.com.
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