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Sheryl Lee Saunders, 1952-2010

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Sheryl Lee Saunders

Sheryl Lee Saunders, former longtime Eagle resident and schoolteacher, passed away June 26. Sheryl enduring a long and courageous battle with cancer.

Sheryl was one of three daughters born to Dwight and Shirley Lee. She attended Battle Mountain High School and Colorado State University. Later, she received a degree in children’s literature at Lesley University, where she was a professor.

She is survived by her son, Tully, a graduate of Boston College; and sisters Ronda Lee of Eagle and Becke Lee Liotard of Marin County, California.

There will be a celebration in honor of her life in July 17 in Chatham, Mass.

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