|Cheryl L. Stratton|
Nov. 11, 1946-May 7, 2014
She was born Nov. 11, 1946 in Portage, the daughter of Edward and Evelyn (Ulrich) Buchholz. She married Charles R. “Chuck” Stratton on July 26, 1975 in Wautoma.
Cheryl was a graduate of Westfield High School. She was employed as a caregiver in Home Healthcare. She loved her family and especially enjoyed her grandchildren. Cheryl loved the outdoors and enjoyed gardening and bird watching.
She is survived by her husband: Charles R. “Chuck” Stratton, Wautoma; two children: Matthew (Heather) Stratton, Union Grove; and Danielle (Jason) McHugh, Pine River; three grandchildren: Rylie and Ryder Stratton, and Gwenyth McHugh; one brother: John (Kathy) Buchholz and their children, Jeff and Janet, California; a sister-in-law: Joanne Buchholz, and her son, Russell, Stoughton. She is further survived by other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents and by one brother: Edward Buchholz Jr.
Visitation was held on May 12 at Leikness Funeral Home in Wautoma. A Prayer Service was conducted with Pastor Dan Carlson of Crossroads Family Church presiding.
A Memorial is being established, www.wautoma-funeralhome.com.