Visitation will be held for Sherri Lynn Burgess on Friday, Sept. 26th from 5-8pm at McNary-Moore Chapel in Colusa. Graveside Service will be held on Saturday, Sept 27th, at 1:00pm at the Arbuckle Cemetery. Mrs. Burgess passed away at Alderson's Convalescent Hospital in Woodland after a very long illness.
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Sherri was born on October 8, 1958, in Pasadena, CA, to Gary and Barbara Bubigkeit. They moved to Arbuckle when Sherri was a young girl. Sherri attended Pierce High School and was active in FFA and many other activities. She raised sheep in FFA and loved riding horses. She also enjoyed snow skiing. She attended Shasta College where she studied early childhood development. She always enjoyed working with children.
On December 10, 1976, Sherri married the love of her life, Robert Lee Burgess. They spent their married life in the Yuba City-Marysville area. They were members of New Life Assembly, in Linda, and later attended Glad Tidings Church in Yuba City. Their children attended Faith Christian Schools in Yuba City. Sherri was very active in church and with her children. She was a dedicated wife and mother.
Sherri was preceded in death by her husband Robert, her father Gary Bubigkeit and a very young sister.
She leaves behind her mother Barbara Bubigkeit of Folsom, and her three loving children Keri Jean, Jarred Lee and Holly Lynn Burgess.
McNary-Moore Funeral Service
107 5th Street Colusa, CA 95932
Published in Appeal Democrat on Sept. 25, 2008