Debra Ann Sherwood

Debra Ann Sherwood, of Hunter Lane, Factoryville, died Tuesday, April 16, 2013, in the Hospice Unit of Geisinger South Wilkes-Barre.

She was born in Meshoppen on Jan. 13, 1957, a daughter of the late Clarence and Margaret Henry Hallock and stepdaughter of Patricia Allen, Canton.

Debra attended Tunkhannock High School and worked as a clerk in Brick's Market, Tunkhannock. She loved to go to the casinos, play bingo and work in her flower gardens. She was an avid Philadelphia Eagles fan and enjoyed NASCAR, with Kyle Busch as her favorite driver.

She was preceded in death by a brother, Mike Hallock.

Surviving is her husband of 37 years, Kenneth W. Sherwood; daughter and son-in-law, Christine and David Lane, Tunkhannock; sons, Shawn VanVleck and Kenneth Sherwood Jr., both of Factoryville; grandchildren, Jessica, Jordan Hannon, Cheyenne Lane, Samantha, Shawna and Michael VanVleck and Mallory Miller; great-grandchild, Tyler Glessner; sisters, Cynthia and Ken Kinney, Rhonda and Dan Kinney, Candie Drake, Sandy Hallock, Vickie Shea and Kimberly Svec; stepsisters, Bobbie Jo Pratt, Connie Murphy, Carol Canfield and Lisa Redlick; brothers, Dave, Stacy and Jody Hallock; and her best friend, Baxter.

Funeral services will be held Saturday at 6:30 p.m. from the Sheldon-Kukuchka Funeral Home Inc., 73 W. Tioga St., Tunkhannock, with Pastor Lori Robinson. Interment will be in Sunnyside Cemetery, Tunkhannock. Friends may call at the funeral home from 4:30 until the time of service.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to HCC Home Health, Hospice Community Care, 601 Wyoming Ave., Kingston, PA 18704.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at

Funeral Home

Sheldon - Kukuchka Funeral Home - Tunkhannock
73 West Tioga Street  Tunkhannock, PA 18657

Published in Times Leader on Apr. 18, 2013