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Sheryl E. Trowbridge

Sheryl E. Trowbridge Sheryl E. Trowbridge

Sheryl Elaine Allen Trowbridge, age 75, Palmyra, Ind., died peacefully, surrounded by family, on Friday, Aug. 13, 2021, at the Villas of Guerin Woods in Georgetown, Ind.

She was born in New Albany, Ind., on Nov. 14, 1946, to Russell and Dorothy Boaz Allen.

Sheryl married Harvey Trowbridge on Aug. 21, 1965, and they enjoyed 55 years together before his death in October of 2020. She was a graduate of Morgan Township High School, class of 1964. Sheryl was the third of four generations of Allen’s Market ownership in Palmyra, where she was the office manager. Sheryl was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. She was an avid reader who enjoyed vacations to Gatlinburg and St. Augustine Beach. Her favorite pastime was yelling at the TV during Indiana basketball games, utilizing the same verbal skills as Coach Bobby Knight.

She is preceded in death by her parents and husband, Harvey Trowbridge.

Sheryl is survived by her sons, Scott Trowbridge (Cathy) and Brad Trowbridge; sisters, Jane Buchanan (Doug), Ruth Ann Allen and Carrie Merchant (John); and her cherished grandchildren, Madison Trowbridge and Jake Trowbridge, who lovingly called her Nana.

Cremation was chosen. A graveside service will be held at Palmyra Cemetery on Saturday, Aug. 28, 2021, at 12 p.m.

Love Funeral Home in Palmyra is in charge of arrangements.

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