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Dorothy Jeanne Kendall Sherer
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Obituary for Dorothy Jeanne Kendall Sherer

Mrs. Dorothy Jeanne Kendall Sherer, age 76 of Lenoir City, TN passed away on Wednesday, April 4th, 2018. Dorothy was an Episcopalian and born to parents Franklin and Alys Kendall on April 26, 1941 in Bethany, CT. She graduated from the University of Connecticut with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and then went on to receive her Master of Arts in Education at Fairfield University. She also held a certificate as an Advanced Practice Nurse Practitioner. Dorothy worked as a staff nurse at Greenwich Hospital and a Nurse Practitioner at Hartford Hospital. She taught as a clinical instructor at both University of Connecticut and Yale University School of Nursing. She married Charles T. Sherer II in 1984. Dorothy held memberships with Sigma Theta Tau Honorary Nursing Society, Daughters of the American Revolution, Golden Retriever Club of America, and the Oak Ridge Kennel Club. She was a founding member of the Tennessee Valley Golden Retriever Rescue. She was an avid pet lover and raised, trained and showed Golden Retrievers. Dorothy is survived by her nephews, David and Stephen Chestnut; granddaughters, Teal Alsaleh and husband Ali, Brynn Whitworth and husband Caleb; step-son, Charles T. Sherer III and wife Renee; grandchildren, Benjamin, Hudson, and River; and her Golden Retriever, Tartan. She is preceded in death by her husband, Charles; her sister, Nancy Chestnut; and her parents, Franklin and Alys. Friends and family are invited to Calhoun’s in Lenoir City on Saturday, May 5th between the hours of 1 and 3 pm to honor Dorothy’s life. In lieu of flowers, please send donations for her beloved Goldens to TVGRR P.O. Box 32973 Knoxville, TN 37930 or H.A.B.I.T. Dept. of Comparative Medicine 2407 River Drive Knoxville, TN 37996. Click Funeral Home, 109 Walnut Street, Lenoir City is in charge of arrangements. www.clickfuneralhome.com


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Calhoun's Restaurant

4550 City Park Drive
Lenoir City, TN 37772

Friends and family are invited to Calhoun’s in Lenoir City on Saturday, May 5th between the hours of 1 and 3 pm to honor Dorothy’s life.

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