Kara A. Sherman, 48, died peacefully Friday, June 22, 2018 at Strong Memorial Hospital following a courageous battle with cancer.

Honoring her wishes, there will be no calling hours or funeral service.

Kara was born July 16, 1969 in Ridgewood, N.J.; the daughter of Carol de la Fuente and the late Roy de la Fuente. Kara has been a cosmetologist since high school, having worked for Looks Great in Geneva, and has been employed by Tammy’s Hairstyles in Penn Yan for many years.

She is survived by her husband of 30 years, Rick Sherman, two daughters, Anessa and Cassandra Sherman; her mother, Carol de la Fuente, and her sister, Elena de la Fuente.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the “Memorial Fund” under Kara’s name at Lyons National Bank. Checks may be made payable to either Cassandra Sherman or Tammy Perry with “Memorial Fund” listed as the memo.

Online condolences can be sent by visiting www.bairdfuneralhomedundee.com.