El Paso-Sherry Bielema, 69, of El Paso, IL passed away at 2:40p.m. on Friday, December 11, 2015 at Heritage Health in El Paso.
She was born on November 17, 1946 in Morrison, Il a daughter of Bud and Darlene DeVries Swanson. She married Rich Bielema on March 21, 1986 in Bloomington, IL. He survives.
Survivors also include three sons, Jeff(Laura) Johnson of South Beloit, IL; Erik(Lisa) Johnson of Wheaton, IL; Jon Pitts of Georgia; three grandchildren, Alexa, Jacob and Sophia Johnson; one brother, John(Sonja) Swanson of Davis Junction, IL; five sisters, Sandy(Bill) Dorothy of Oregon, IL; Darla Evans of Moline, IL; Julie(Richard) Harden of Dixon, IL; Jill( John) Swanson of Middletown, NJ; Becky(Kirk) Main of Pasadena, MD; best friend, Jan Luedtke of El Paso, IL.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Private family services will be held at Ruestman-Harris Funeral Home in El Paso. Rev. Dr. Tim Smith will officiate. Cremation rites will be accorded. Ruestman-Harris Funeral Home in El Paso is handling arrangements for the family.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Online tributes and condolences may be made at www.ruestmanharrisfuneralhome.com
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