Winona Craig Sherer
October 4, 1923 October 20, 2013
Beloved wife, mother, sister, and friend to many.
"Winnie" was born to Winona and Ollie Craig in Marshall, Illinois. She was the youngest of six siblings. She graduated from Purdue University in 1947 with the Degree of Bachelor of Science in Home Economics. After earning her teaching credential, she spent two years in Germany teaching military service children and also touring much of Europe. She settled in Long Beach, where she met her husband of 49 years and started a family. She had a longstanding career with the LA Unified School District teaching elementary school.
Her sons, Tim and Troy and many relatives and friends survive her. A Memorial Service will be held on October 28th at 1:00 p.m. at Park Church, 3655 N. Norwalk Blvd., Long Beach, CA 90808. Please sign the guest book at www.presstelegram.com/obits.
Published in the Long Beach Press-Telegram from Oct. 26 to Oct. 28, 2013