Sherry V. Callara

By Tom Rivers, Editor Posted 15 May 2021 at 9:03 am

MEDINA – Sherry V. Callara, 74, of Medina entered into rest on Thursday, May 13, 2021 at Unity Hospital in Rochester. She was born on February 15, 1947 in Council Bluffs, Iowa, a daughter of the late Dutch Harvey and Bernice (Palon) Carpenter.

A longtime resident of Medina, Sherry was the owner-operator of Callara’s Taxi Service in Medina. She enjoyed spending time with her great-grandbabies, whom she loved dearly.

She was predeceased by her husband, Peter J. Callara in 2014; daughter, Lisa B. Callara in 2011; son, Jacob Callara in 2019; and siblings, Jack Suter, Kenneth Carpenter and Steven Carpenter.

Survivors include her son, Dino J. Callara; daughter in-law, Karen Sanders; grandchildren, Jewel Fidanza, Monique (Gary) Hampson, Brennen Callara (Danesha Bonk), Dominick Callara and Logan Callara; great-grandchildren, Jace, Jaxen, Juliette Hampson, Peyton and Preston Callara; and several nieces and nephews.

Calling hours will be held on Tuesday, May 18th, from 5 to 7 p.m. at Cooper Funeral Home, 215 West Center St., Medina, NY 14103. Her graveside committal service will be held on Friday, June 11th, at 12:30 p.m. at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Medina. Share memories and condolences at