Sheri Crews, 71, of Spring Valley

Sheri “Punky” Crews, 71, of Spring Valley, died Sept. 5, 2019, at Mayo Clinic - Saint Mary’s Campus in Rochester.

Sheri Kae Grummons was born in Spring Valley on Oct. 11, 1947, to Elik and Mildred (Lenz) Grummons. On Nov. 19, 1966, she married Gary Crews in Maple View, Minn.  She owned and operated the Spring Valley trailer court and worked at the Spring Valley Care Center for many years. She was a member of Our Savior’s Lutheran Church where she was baptized and enjoyed playing cards with friends. 

She is survived by her stepchildren, Corriena Crews of Spring Valley, Donna Culmone of Florida, Kim Crews of North Carolina; a cousin, David (Wanda) McHan of Spring Valley, who she thought of as a son; David’s children, James (Alicia) McHan of Spring Valley, Elizabeth McHan of Wykoff, Brittany McHan of Spring Valley and David D. McHan of Spring Valley; a sister, Judy (Bob) Techam of Shakopee; a cousin, Joyce Sackett of Spring Valley; several stepgrandchildren; brothers-in-law, Robert (VaLinda) Crews, Darrell (Jean) Crews, Ramon (Sue) Crews; and sisters-in-law, Audrey Tindal, Marlys Staffon, Charlene Kruger, Betty (Bill) Hanson, Dawn Taylor, Renee (Jeff) Janney, Tracey Crews and Sandy Ulwelling.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Gary; brothers-in-law Samuel Tindal, Harold Kruger, David Staffon, Roger Crews and Jim Crews. 

Services were Sunday, Sept. 22, at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Spring Valley with the Rev. Betsy Dartt officiating. 

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