Sheryl Hillyer Fisher


Sheryl Hillyer Fisher was born in Brownwood, Texas, on Nov. 19, 1948. She graduated from Bowie High School and in May of 1969 was married to Pat Poole. Sheryl and Pat have five beautiful children: Sharmon, Sara, Clint, Taos and Sydney. Sheryl was blessed with five grandchildren: Colton Ward (14) and Cascia Ward (11), who belong to Sara; Clint and his wife, Robyn, have two children, Asher Poole (13) and Kaitlyn Poole (11); and a new baby will be welcomed later this year in July to Taos and his wife, Alexa. Sheryl poured her life and love into her family, she selflessly cared for two of her daughters who also have battled disabilities and illnesses throughout their life.

After battling ALS for a number of months she was released to her heavenly home late Monday evening, Jan. 29, 2018. She was surrounded by family and friends and will be remembered for her beauty and grace. Sheryl is survived by her mother, Janett Wilsford; her brother, Terry Fisher, and his wife, Janet. She is also leaving behind many nieces and nephews. Her life will be celebrated on Thursday, Feb. 1, at 5 p.m. at Restoration Fellowship located at 264 Village Drive. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to the ALS foundation. All flowers and cards can be sent to 329 Handicap Ave., Pagosa Springs, CO 81147.