Sherry A. Froehle


Sherry A. Froehle, 77, of West Concord died on Monday, December 18, 2023, at Southdale Hospital in Edina.

Sherry was born the daughter of Morris and Clara (Gallas) Crawford on April 7, 1946, in Seattle, Washington.

She attended school in Owatonna and Graduated from Marian High School. She worked for OTC as purchasing agent from 1975 until 1986. Sherry then worked a short time for McNeilus Steel before she went to work in admissions at the Owatonna Hospital. She retired from the hospital as supervisor of admission in 2012. In retirement she enjoyed raising grandchildren. Sherry enjoyed crocheting, reading, baking, coloring and painting. She also enjoyed listening to music and playing the piano and violin.

She is survived by her children Angie (Tim) Green of Elko New Market, Rick Hogate of West Concord; grandchildren Angel, Travis, David, Adam, Troy, Tony, Melissa, Abigail, Jessica, and Noah; 14 great grandchildren, sisters Diane (John) Burnett of Grand Marais, Marian (Fred) Jorgensen of Owatonna and Maureen (Ken) Hill of Holyoke, MN. She was preceded in death by her parents, son Troy Hogate, and sister Jeanne Hertzke.