Sharon "Sherri" Lee Tintner Posted: 2021-11-23 15:56:57


Sharon “Sherri” Lee Tintner (nee Hammette), 74, of Huntley, died peacefully, November 20, 2021, after a courageous fight with cancer.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, December 2, 2021, from 10:30 – 12pm with a memorial service honoring Sherri starting at 12pm. The location will be DeFiore Funeral Home, 10763 Dundee Road, Huntley, IL.
Sherri was born December 23, 1946. She was a beautiful, thoughtful, happy, outgoing, and selfless Mother, Grandmother, Sister, Aunt and Friend. She always put others before herself. Sherri had a smile and personality that would light up a room. She always saw the best in people and was forgiving, kind and empathetic. She enjoyed dining out, dancing, water, sunsets, walking on the beach, listening to music, going to church, and most of all spending time with her beloved family and friends. Her zest for life, her faith, her family, and friends were the biggest part of who she was. Upon her last moments she shared “Have fun, enjoy life, find joy in everything, be happy and love your family.”
She is survived by her daughter, Lisa Tintner, and son, Marc (Pam) Tintner, her grandchildren, Nina, and Samantha; her siblings, Jay (Cathe) Brady, Jeff (Kitty) Hammette, and Darleene (Damji) Shah and by several nieces and nephews as well as her Granddoggie Gianna who loved her so. Sherri was preceded in death by her parents, Betty Jane Schroll Brady and Frank L. Hammette.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Stand Up To Cancer ( or Breast Cancer Research Foundation (
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Maryanne, Jessie & Callie Moore 2021-11-23 16:49:11

Our deepest condolences for your loss. She was a beautiful lady that I did not know but only through Facebook with Lisa. It’s hard to imagine life without our parent here on earth but may she rest peacefully in God’s kingdom. Sending you love and hugs from South Carolina

Rebecca Boehm 2021-11-23 18:58:42

My sincerest sympathies for your loss. Sherri was a pleasure to work with. A donation to the Breast Cancer Research was made in her memory. Prayers that her family can find peace.

Karla McCleary 2021-11-27 09:07:00

My sincere condolences to Sherri Tintner’s family. I know how much you miss her. I miss her too. She was the best friend anyone could ever have.

Patty Carl 2021-11-29 12:09:47

My sincerest condolences to your family. Thinking of you as you celebrate Sharon’s life and mourn her loss. Sending healing thoughts your way.

Roberta, Deborah, and Gregory White 2021-11-30 12:33:01

We are so sorry for your loss and are sharing in your sadness as you remember and honor Sherri's life. Our prayers are with you.