Sherry Lynn Peeler

August 14, 1959 - March 31, 2021

Sherry Lynn Peeler, 61, of Fort Myers FL, died on March 31, 2021 from kidney disease.  Sherry was born August 14, 1959 in Tallahassee, Florida to Ross and Ruth (Patton) Peeler.

A daughter of a career Air Force Officer, Sherry was raised in various states across the country to include Florida, Texas, Alaska, Alabama, Virginia, and North Carolina.  She graduated from Woodbridge Senior High School in Woodbridge, Virginia and she received her bachelor’s degree from Florida State University.  A loving daughter, sister, niece, and aunt, she was ever hopeful and found great comfort in her religious faith while struggling most of her life with mental illness. John 14:27.

She is survived by her siblings, Debbie Baker (Mark Toal) and John Peeler (Patricia); her aunt, Pam Hill (Russell); and her nieces and nephews, Ashley Thompson, Lauren Kruk, Caitlin Baker, Julianne Kur, Ross Peeler and Colin Peeler. 

She is preceded in death by her parents; as well as her aunts, Francis Patton and Nancy Cobb.

A private memorial service will be held.

Memorial contributions in memory of Sherry Peeler are suggested to National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), PO Box 49104, Baltimore, MD 21297.

Mullins Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Fort Myers. is entrusted with final care.


  1. Val Hardin Apr 7, 2021 at 5:32 pm

    I remember Sherri as such a bright light in high school with a beautiful smile. I know she struggled with mental illness. She is at peace now with her parents. Love to all family.

Leave a Comment