HANNIBAL, NY – Cheri Sidman, 66, of Hannibal, passed away Sunday January 5, 2014, at home surrounded by her loving family.
Born in Syracuse, she lived in Baldwinsville and was a graduate of C.W. Baker High School before moving to Hannibal.
Cheri retired from OVIA/Streeter & VanSanford Insurance as the office manager after many years of service and was a professional bookkeeper.
She was a member of Hannibal Center United Methodist Church where she was bookkeeper and Hannibal Center Cemetery as bookkeeper and board member.
Cheri was a member of the Fulton Art Guild and was a painter in oils, watercolors and charcoals.
She enjoyed the outdoors, gardening and photography.
Cheri was predeceased by her parents, Robert and Betty Reid; and twin grandchildren, Jenna and Elaina Sidman.
Surviving are her husband of 35 years, Lee Sidman of Hannibal; three children, Alesia Byers of Titusville, Fla., Casey Ware of Bradenton, Fla. and Arthur (Amy) Sidman of Hannibal; grandchildren, Sidney, Mallory, Kaleb and Caden; three siblings, Robert (Colleen) Reid of North Syracuse, Mark Reid of Brewerton and Debbie (Harry) Moffat of Pennellville; as well as many nieces and nephews.
Calling hours will be held 3 to 6 p.m. Thursday at Foster Funeral Home, 837 Cayuga St., Hannibal, with services to follow at 6 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Hannibal Center United Methodist Church Memorial Fund, c/o Diane Whitcomb, 531 County Route 21, Hannibal, NY, 13074.
Foster Funeral Home, Inc.