Cheryl Lou "Sherry" Bass, 63

January 03, 2011

FEB. 11, 1947-JAN. 2, 2011

HAGERSTOWN, Md. — Cheryl Lou "Sherry" Bass, 63, of Hagerstown, died Sunday, Jan. 2, 2011, at Meritus Medical Center, Hagerstown.

She was born Feb. 11, 1947, in Hagerstown to Theda V. Grim-Cavender Monninger of Hagerstown and the late Wilfred Willis Cavender.

She was a 1965 graduate of North Hagerstown High School. She also attended Columbia College, Hagerstown.

She was previously employed by Hagerstown Beauty Supply Office, Hagerstown, and prior was employed by Washington County Hospital, and J.C. Penney and Sears department stores.

She previously attended Hagerstown Bible Church, Hagerstown.

Besides her mother, survivors include husband, Gerald Edward “Jerry” Bass, married 1968, of Hagerstown; son, Bryan E. Bass and his wife, JoAnn, of Williamsport, Md.; brother-in-law, Lynn Bass of Thurmont, Md.; four stepgrandchildren; and two stepgreat-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends at Osborne Funeral Home, 425 S. Conococheague St., Williamsport, on Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2011, from 6 to 8 p.m. The funeral home will be open after 9 a.m. Wednesday for the convenience of family and friends.

Funeral services will be held at the funeral home Thursday, Jan. 6, 2011, at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Dr. Gerald D. Carbaugh officiating. Interment will be in Cedar Lawn Memorial Park, Hagerstown.

Online condolences may be made to the family at

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