Richard Edward Sherry, 54 of Apopka, FL died Thursday September 20, 2018 at Hospice of the Comforter in Altamonte Springs, FL.
He was born in North Adams, MA on October 1, 1963 son of the late James Patrick Sherry and the late Nancy Anne (Bullett) Sherry Brown. He attended local schools and graduated from Drury High School and graduated from Berkshire Community College.
Rick was last employed as the proprietor of Mohawk Cleaning in Apopka. Previously, he had been a manager of a Dominoes Pizza shop. He was a communicant of St. Francis Church in Apopka. Richard enjoyed karaoke and also worked as a karaoke DJ.
Survivors include three daughters- Tanya Stone of Pelham, MA; Summer Sherry and Fallon Sherry, both of Apopka, FL; three grandchildren- Annabelle, Mackenzie, and Brooke; two sisters- Stephanie Giebner of Ludlow, MA and Jamie O'Dell of Lee, MA and his stepmother- Diana Sherry of Longwood, FL. He also leaves two aunts including Dayle Judge of RI and Jennifer Bullett Ramsey of Orlando, FL; a step-aunt- Marlene Miller of North Adams; a step-sister- Debra Murrelle of Apopka, FL; two stepbrothers- Jeffrey Popielarczyk of Clifton Park, NY and Scott Popielarczyk of Huntersville, NC and nieces, nephews, cousins and his beloved friend, Wendy Huttle of North Adams. He was also predeceased by his stepfather, James Brown and his aunt, Ann Sherry.
FUNERAL NOTICE: A Liturgy of Christian Burial for Richard Sherry will be celebrated Saturday September 29, 2018 at 9:00 AM at St. Elizabeth of Hungary Church. Burial will follow in Eastlawn Cemetery in Williamstown. Calling hours at FLYNN & DAGNOLI-MONTAGNA HOME FOR FUNERALS, WEST CHAPELS, 521 West Main St. North Adams, MA are Friday from 4-7 PM. Donations may be made to the American Cancer Society in care of the funeral home. To add to the Book of Memories, please visit www.flynndagnolifuneralhomes.com.