Sheryl Ann Avery

Sheryl Ann Avery, 63, of Monmouth Junction passed away on Thursday, February 7, 2019 at home.


Born in Summit, NJ, she grew up in Scotch Plains, NJ, and resided in South Brunswick, NJ for most of her life. Sheryl enjoyed music, singing, poetry, camping, ice skating, the beach, sports, and was a big Yankees fan. She loved clowns and had a huge collection. She was a very supportive mother and loved her grandchildren and her dogs, Ashton, Marcé, and Lexy. She was employed by Pediatric Orthopedics, East Brunswick, NJ and worked in the accounts receivable department.


Predeceased by her father James S. Avery; she is survived by her mother, Margaret Harrison; her son and daughter-in-law, Kenneth and Pache Rogers; her daughter and son-in-law, Kelly J. and Steve Henshaw; her grandchildren, Cody, Mya, Avery, Noa, and Delaney; her brother James S. Avery, Jr., her nephews, Stephen and Kevin Avery; and her stepmother Joan Avery. 


Visitation will be on Wednesday, February 13, 2019 from 2-4 and 7-8:30pm followed by a funeral service at 8:30pm at M.J. Murphy Funeral Home, 616 Ridge Road at New Road, Monmouth Junction, NJ 08852. Burial of ashes will be held on Friday, February 15, 2019 at 2pm at Fairview Cemetery, 1100 E Broad Street, Westfield, NJ 07090.


In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the American Heart Association at