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Sharon Critz

Sharon Ann "Sherry" Critz

Tuesday, May 24th, 1949 - Monday, January 18th, 2021
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Obituary

Sharon “Sherry” Ann Critz went to be with her Lord and Savior on Monday January 18th, 2021 at the age of 71.

A visitation will be held on Monday, February 8, 2021 from 6 pm to 8 pm at Wade Family Funeral Home, Arlington, Texas. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, February 9, 2021 at 12 pm at Wade Family Funeral Home with Dr. Carroll Marr officiating. A graveside will follow the service at Dallas Fort Worth National Cemetery with Reverend Warren Pearson officiating.

Sherry was born in Rome N.Y. on May 24, 1949 to Harry and Bertha Dekin.

She graduated from Rome Free Academy. After moving to Texas, she met and married the love of her life Joseph “Joe” Critz. She worked at the Tarrant County Courthouse for many years and then fulfilled her dreams of becoming a nurse. She worked for John Peter Smith Hospital until her retirement. Sherry was an active member of Southcliff Baptist Church in Fort Worth. She loved working with the children in the nursery and members of the church teaching ESL (English as a Second Language) classes as well as vacation bible school. Her church family meant the world to her.

Sherry is preceded in death by her husband, Joseph “Joe” Critz; parents, Bertha and Burton Howard.

She is survived by her son, Roger Critz and partner Brenda Kinzler; grandson, Ryder Critz; brother, George Dekin and wife Gay; sisters, Sally Rector and husband Skip, Joyce Lee and husband Steven; brother, Pete Howard and wife Tammi; as well as several nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews, church family and friends.

In lieu of flowers, you may donate to Southcliff Baptist Church or a charity of your choice in her name.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Monday, February 8th, 2021 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    When
    Monday, February 8th, 2021 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Location
    Wade Family Funeral Home
    Address
    4140 W. Pioneer Pkwy.
    ARLINGTON, TX 76013
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  • Funeral Service

    Tuesday, February 9th, 2021 | 12:00pm
    When
    Tuesday, February 9th, 2021 12:00pm
    Location
    Wade Family Funeral Home
    Address
    4140 W. Pioneer Pkwy.
    ARLINGTON, TX 76013
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Officiant
    Dr. Carroll Marr
    Co-Celebrant
    Rev. Warren Pearson
  • Interment

    Tuesday, February 9th, 2021 | 2:00pm
    When
    Tuesday, February 9th, 2021 2:00pm
    Location
    Dallas Fort Worth National Cemetery
    Address
    2000 Mountain Creek Parkway
    DALLAS, Texas 75211
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Laurie & Tom Walker

Posted at 10:32am
To my beautiful sister in law Sherry. I knew from the moment we met you , that you were the perfect women for Joe. I loved you so much & will miss your beautiful smile. Your faith & family were always first. Roger & Ryder I love you both so much.
Laurie & Tom
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Sue Vaughn

Posted at 11:17am
My memories of Sherry and Joe, her husband, were of working alongside them as volunteers at Southcliff ESL. They were faithful to come early every Tuesday night to help John, our director, set up and stay late to put supplies away. They were friendly and dearly loved by volunteers and students alike. The joy of the Lord was evident in their smiles and their attitudes. I know they are happy together in heaven now, but they will be truly missed on earth by us who knew them. Sue Vaughn
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irishamandawalker@gmail.com

Posted at 08:23am
Aunt Sherry was always so sweet and welcoming, she always made me feel including in the family and always spoke kind words. She was a very wise woman who loved her family and loved God. We had many great conversations and I will deeply miss her. But I know she’s enjoying her time with her Lord and Savior.

Sam Sheldon

Posted at 10:48am
Sherry was a considerate friend and joyfully served in various ministries at Southcliff. Both she and her husband, Joe were faithful in their walk with the Lord and supported us in the Worship Ministry at Southcliff. Their absence leaves a large hole in the body of Southciff. I miss them, but rejoice that they are in the presence of our Savior, Jesus. SAM S.
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Hope Shukers

Posted at 06:29pm
I feel so blessed to have volunteered and worked with Sherry for 2 years at Spring Breakout. She had such a love for the Lord and the children. I will miss your sweet spirit.
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