Sherry Sauer Pugmire
Sherry Sauer Pugmire returned to her Heavenly Home on July 14, 2018.
She was born Sept. 20, 1947 to Mildred and Doane Sauer in Rigby, Idaho. A year after graduating from Chief Seattle High School, she met the love of her life, Max LaMonte Pugmire. They were married March 5, 1966 in the Idaho Falls, Idaho, Temple.
Sherry and Monte have also lived in Utah, Mississippi, Kansas, and Uruguay. Raising a family is what Sherry did best. She spent her time attending her children’s soccer matches, basketball games, concerts, and plays.
Sherry earned a degree in Nursing from Salt Lake Community College. She spent 25 years caring for others. She served in multiple LDS auxiliaries.
She traveled with Helping Hands for Haiti and became the medical adviser to two LDS missions in Uruguay. Sherry’s greatest passion was a family gathering. “The-more-the-merrier” was always her theme.
She is survived by her husband of 52 years Monte, children: Gary (Teresa), Jeff (Kathryn), Eric (Chris), Laurie Nelson (Cody), Scott (Tami), sisters Leslie, Karen, Julie, Jody, Wendy, 25 grandchildren and one great- granddaughter.
Funeral Service will be Saturday, July 21, 11 a.m. at the Mt. Pleasant North Stake Center, 400 N. 400 West, where friends may call Friday night from 6-8 p.m. and one hour prior to services.
Interment will be at the West Jordan Cemetery.
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