Sherry L. Acheson
November 24, 2022
Sherry L. Acheson, 74, of Kimball, died in Cheyenne on Monday, November 14, 2022. Memorial services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, November 28, 2022 at the Kimball Presbyterian Church with Pastor Alan Foutz officiating. Inurnment will be held at a later date.
Friends may visit http://www.cantrellfh.com to leave condolences and stories for the family. Memorials may be given to the Nebraska State FFA Scholarship Fund. The services for Sherry have been entrusted to the Cantrell Funeral Home.
Sherry Lynn Acheson was born in Scottsbluff, Nebraska on September 20, 1948, the daughter of Donald and Marjorie (Albro) Jessen. She lived with her family in Cheyenne and attended and graduated from the East High School in 1967.
Sherry was married to Dan Acheson in Cheyenne on September 4, 1968. They lived in Kimball and she worked in office administration for several businesses in Kimball. She attended the University of Wyoming and received her Bachelor Degree in Business Administration, which led her to LCCC in Cheyenne as the Outreach Coordinator for 18 years.
She enjoyed golf and in her youth she was active in swimming. She was active in the Eastern Star as a 50 year member and was a member of the Grand Family of Nebraska. Sherry enjoyed helping with the Kimball 4-H and was a life member of the Nebraska FFA Alumni. She enjoyed gardening and flowers.
Survivors include her husband Dan Acheson of Kimball, NE; sons David (Sarah) Acheson of Raliegh, NC and Dean (Nicole) Acheson of Overland Park, KS; daughter Danell Marks of Kimball, NE; brother Dennis (Tina) Jessen of Cheyenne, WY; grandchildren Alex, Emma, Molly, Ethan, Taylor, Ashlynn, Amanda, Hannah and Shannen.
She was preceded in death by her parents.