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Sherry Lynn Spicer

April 3, 1964 ~ June 3, 2020 (age 56)


Sherry L. Spicer, 56, of New London, Connecticut passed away on Wednesday June 3, 2020. She was born in New Britain, Connecticut daughter to James L. Spicer and the late Lynda A. Spicer.

Sherry was raised in Lebanon, Connecticut and graduated from Lyman Memorial High School. Growing up, many will remember Sherry as the first girl to play Little League baseball as the first baseman, she also had a passion for soccer which she excelled at. After graduation, she worked at Mohegan Sun Casino and eventually moved to Griswold, Connecticut where she raised her son, Jacob.

She loved spending summers biking around Cape Cod while enjoying the beaches with her family. Many summers also spent at a lake house in New Hampshire where she would enjoy a day kayaking out on the water with her son, Jacob and his father, Paul, before watching the sunset on the dock.

Sherry will be remembered as a warm-hearted, sensitive mother, daughter, sister and friend to all who knew her always looking for the good in people. She will be sadly missed.

Sherry is survived by her son Jacob Fessenden, her life-long companion and best friend Paul Fessenden, father James Spicer and siblings Michael, Brenda and Nicholas Spicer and several nieces and nephews. Besides her mother, Sherry was predeceased in death by her brother Mark A. Spicer and sister Roberta J. Caswell.

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