Sherry Diana Fox, age 61, of Prattsburgh, NY passed away on Friday, December 16, 2016 at Corning Center for Rehabilitation and Healthcare.

Sherry Diana Fox, age 61, of Prattsburgh, NY passed away on Friday, December 16, 2016 at Corning Center for Rehabilitation and Healthcare. Sherry was born May 22, 1955 in Bath, NY to the late Richard E. and  Rita L. (Whitesell) Blow.

Sherry graduated from Prattsburgh Central School and attended Corning Community College.  She was employed with BJ Hunt for many years until she went back to school to get her CNA at Soldiers and Sailors Hospital in PennYan. She continued her career at Founders Pavilion in Corning and later at the Steuben County Infirmary, where she worked until she had to take an early retirement. For many years, Sherry was also a member of the Pulteney Fireman’s Auxiliary.

Sherry was a loving grandmother who loved spending time with her grandchildren. She also enjoyed sewing and crocheting.

She is survived by her daughter: Karla (Rew) VanAtta of Bath, NY; son: Dwight Fox of Farmington, NY ; sister: Dale  Kazukiewicz  of Corning; brother: Karl Blow of Hunt, NY; nine grandchildren and twelve nieces and nephews.

Along with her parents she was predeceased by her brother, Louis Blow, step brother, Donnie Race, and step mother, Martha Dye.

A memorial service was held at Carpenter’s Funeral Home, 14 East Pulteney Street, Corning, NY on Thursday, December 22, 2016 at 4:00pm.

Kind words or fond memories of Sherry can be offered at www.CarpentersFuneralHome.com