Sherry (Stauffer) Paullin

Born: Thu., Nov. 4, 1954
Died: Mon., Aug. 12, 2019


5:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Thu., Aug. 15, 2019
Location: Fickes Funeral Home

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Fri., Aug. 16, 2019
Location: Mohicanville Community Church

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Sherry Paullin of Mohicanville passed away on August 12th, 2019 after a long battle with her health.
She was born November 4, 1954 in Ashland to Don and Jean (Byerly) Stauffer. She graduated from Hillsdale High School and received a Master Degree in Agricultural Economics from Ohio State University.
She married Gary Paullin on August 16, 1980 and they had two children, Don (Melissa) Paullin and Sarah (Jeff) Shultz. She also enjoyed her 4 grandchildren, Garrett and Lexi Thompson and Nicole and Stella Shultz. She is survived by her family as well as her mother Jean Stauffer, brothers Gary (Joan) and Larry Stauffer, sister Mary Stauffer, and numerous in-laws, nieces and nephews.
She began her career with Ag Way near Buffalo, NY. She then returned home to work at the College of Wooster and also spent time babysitting and at Hobby Nursery. In July of 1991 she started as the payroll clerk at the Ashland County-West Holmes Career Center. During her 20 years there she also served as assistant treasurer and 10 years as treasurer.
Friends may call Thursday, August 15th at Fickes Funeral Home from 5:00-8:00 pm. Funeral service will be held at Mohicanville Community Church, which she was a member, on Friday, August 16th at 11:00am with Scott Woodley officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to Pathways Hospice and Palliative Care 1171 East Main Street Ashland, OH 44805.
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Vikki Leasure (Bowman)
   Posted Tue August 13, 2019
My condolences to your family. Sherry was such a sweet person

Alan & Judith Thieman
   Posted Tue August 13, 2019
Our Thoughts and Prayers are with you at this most difficult time.

Martha L Duffey
   Posted Tue August 13, 2019
My love and sympathy go out to the Paullin Family. So sorry. Sarah, your mother was such a joy to know and I pray that your Dad (Gary), your Grandma (Jean), your brother (Donnie), your Aunt Mary and especially you Sarah find the comfort and peace as you go through this difficult time.
Marty Duffey

Bonnie Patterson
   Posted Tue August 13, 2019
To Sherry's family- I send condolences. Sherry and I enjoyed our times at Hayesville School, Hillsdale High School and then later after college graduation. She was always happy to share times with our classmates from Hillsdale. RIP dear friend.

Linda Harry Weekey
   Posted Tue August 13, 2019

With Deepest Sympathy for your lose

Megan Johnson
   Posted Tue August 13, 2019
I'm so sorry for your loss. I know Nicole loved and will miss her Nana very much.

Ann Ingram
   Posted Tue August 13, 2019
My sympathy and prayers to Sherry's family.

Mary Allen
   Posted Wed August 14, 2019
So sorry. Praying for peace for all.

Patricia Welch Topa
   Posted Wed August 14, 2019
To all of the Paullin and Stauffer families,

You all have my deepest sympathy and condolences on Sherry’s passing. I always admired her talent with figuring and numbers along with her appreciation of agriculture. May you find peace in your hearts as you keep good memories of her alive.

Patricia Welch Topa

Ray, Cathy, Melissa, Angie Salsberry
   Posted Wed August 14, 2019
We will forever remember how special Sherry was to us. She was always there for us. We have precious memories.

Kate Keets
   Posted Thu August 15, 2019
Gary, Donny, Sarah, and the Stauffer all are in my thoughts and prayers. Sherry was so Very Special. She warmed my heart. I loved her friendship. You can now be with your family in heaven.

David A Kovach
   Posted Thu August 15, 2019
Dear Sherry Paullin Family
I so enjoyed working with Sherry at the Ashland County- West Holmes Career Center from the early 1990s til i retired in 2003. Sherry was a wonderful and compassionate person. I so loved being with her and seeing her dedication to our school, staff and students. She will be greatly missed and i pray she is at peace after suffering so long with her health. She truly loved her family and grandchildren. God Bless you in eternity dearest Sherry.
David Kovach

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