Paula J. Scheri, 74, of 211 Elm St., Spring Valley died at 5:32 a.m. Oct. 2, 2009, in St. Francis Medical Center, Peoria.
Services will be at 10:40 a.m. Monday in Barto Funeral Home, Spring Valley, with funeral Mass in Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church at 11 a.m. The Rev. Robert Spilman will officiate. Burial will be at St. Hyacinth Cemetery, La Salle at a later date.
Visitation will be 9 a.m. until the time of the services Monday in the funeral home.
She was born April 25, 1935, in La Salle to Frank and Mary (Krasinski) Washkowiak.
Mrs. Scheri was a member of Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Spring Valley. She retired from Badge-A-Minit, Oglesby.
Survivors include four sons, Mike (Holly) Scheri, Terry (Julie) Scheri, Joe (Veronica) Scheri and Mark (Mary) Scheri, all of Spring Valley; two daughters, Mary (Tom) Coutts and Lori (Don) Tonozzi, both of Spring Valley; two sisters, Carol (Gene) Scheri of Spring Valley and Cindy (George) Manicki of Dalzell; and 12 grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents.