Mrs. Sharon L. "Sheri" (Endres) Switzer, 47, passed away in Crawfordsville on Friday, March 3, 2017. She was born in Lafayette on May 6, 1968, a daughter of Mary Lou (Schnepf) Endres and the now late William "Bill" Endres of Lebanon.
Sheri was a 1986 graduate of Lebanon High School. After graduation she attended Indiana University, Bloomington, and later worked as a customer service representative at the former Wal-Mart photo lab in Crawfordsville.
On June 2, 1990, she was married to James "Jim" Switzer of Crawfordsville. After 26 years together, Mr. Switzer survives.
In 2005 she graduated from Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College where she studied education and began teaching Math at Northridge Middle School.
Sheri was a faithful member of St. Bernard's Catholic Church in Crawfordsville, where she has been a strong part of the youth program.
She was a devoted wife, mother, sister, teacher and friend who loved her family and friends more than anything in the world. She was a mentor to many and will be missed.
Her hobbies included her children, gardening, canning, German studies, walking, yoga and her students.
Survivors include husband, James "Jim" Switzer of Crawfordsville; children,
Megan Switzer (Billy Smith) and Justin Switzer (Ellen Ward); mother, Mary Lou Endres of Lebanon; mother-in-law, Sharon "Earl" Archer and husband, Joe, of Crawfordsville and Sebring, Fla.; sisters, Diane E. Clifford and husband, Michael, of Lafayette, and Tammi M. St. Angelo and husband, Andrew, of Indianapolis; sister-in-law, Pam Switzer of Crawfordsville; brother-in-law, Mike Switzer of Crawfordsville; and nieces and nephews.
Sheri was preceded in death by her father, William "Bill" Endres; and Jim's father, Fred D. Switzer.
Visitation will take place from 3 to 7 p.m. Monday, March 13, at St. Bernard's Catholic Church in Crawfordsville. A funeral Mass is to be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, March 14, at St. Bernard's. Rosary will be said in remembrance of Sheri prior to Mass, at 10:15 a.m. Interment will follow services at Calvary Cemetery, Crawfordsville.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made in Sheri's memory to one of the following: Montgomery County Community Foundation, P.O. Box 334, Crawfordsville, IN 47933; St. Bernard's Catholic Church, St. Bernard Haiti Ministry, 1306 E. Main St., Crawfordsville, IN 47933.
Online condolences may be left at www.huntandson.com.
Published on March 8, 2017