Carrie Lynn Serviss Schueller 32 of Aurelia, formerly of Cherokee, died on June 21, 2009, at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center in Cherokee, after a courageous battle eight-year battle with breast cancer.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 24, 2009, at St. Paul's United Methodist Church in Cherokee, with Pastor Magrey DeVega officiating. Burial in the Memorial Park Cemetery in Sioux City will follow at 1:30 p.m. The Redig Funeral Home in Aurelia is in cahge of funeral arrangements. In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established.
Carrie Lynn Serviss, the daughter of James Doyle and Peggy Joyce (Bradshaw) Serviss, was born March 27, 1977, in Cherokee. She graduated from Aurelia High School in 1995, and attended Morningside College in Sioux City for one year, and Buena Vista University in Storm Lake for two years. Carrie enjoyed supporting Relay For Life, and made and sold bracelets to support breast cancer awareness. Carrie loved being a good mom and taking care of her kids.
Preceding Carrie in death were her mother Peggy, in 1992; her brother Donald, in 1975; paternal grandparents Emry and Gladys Serviss; maternal grandparents Orville and Lucille Bradshaw and Boyd Spaulding; great-grandparents Rile and Mary Bradshaw; and several aunts, uncles, and cousins.
Survivors include her children, Tyler and Abby Lamm, at home; her father, Jim Serviss of Aurelia; one sister, Diane and her husband Steve Anderson and their children Kayla and Zac of Cherokee; maternal grandmother Alberta Spaulding of Sioux City; several aunts, uncles, cousins, and many friends.