Sheri Lynne-Marie Merchant, BSc. of Prince George, formerly of Comox, passed away unexpectedly on July 17, 2002 in Prince George, B.C. at the age of 26. Sheri is predeceased by her grandfathers: William McKay and Sydney Merchant. She is survived by her fiancŽ Ken Renouf and his family, her loving father and mother Rick and Bev Merchant of Comox, her sister Sandi, brother Greg, and grandmothers: Vera Merchant of Hastings, Ontario and Delvina McKay of Comox. She is also survived by many uncles, aunts, cousins and friends.
Sheri graduated from Highland Secondary School in 1994 and completed her Bachelor of Science in Chemistry at the University of Northern British Columbia in 2001. She was currently pursuing her Master’s Degree in Chemistry at UNBC and had future plans for a Ph.D. and a career in chemical research. Her studies and her family were her passion. She will be greatly missed by all for both her cheerful optimism and her determination to succeed.
A Celebration of Sheri’s Life will be held on Saturday, July 27th at 10:30 am from the Chapel of COMOX VALLEY FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION SERVICES, 1101 RYAN ROAD, immediately followed with a gathering and refreshments in the Garden Room and Outdoor Patio of the Funeral Home.
Friends so desiring may make a contribution in Sheri’s name to the charity of their choice.