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Cheryl L. Meyer

August 7, 1950 — December 19, 2023

Wausau

 

Cheryl L. Meyer, 73, of Wausau, passed away at Aspirus Hospice House, surrounded by family, on Tuesday, December 19, 2023, after a hard fought battle with cancer.
 
She was born on August 07, 1950, to the late Julius and Lorraine (Bruening) Michels. 
 
Cheryl was a strong woman of many talents and interests. She possessed a vibrant spirit and a warm heart, which she poured into every aspect of her life. She was dedicated to her family, she always put them first and lived her life by her faith. As an office manager at Central Wisconsin Auto Auction, Cheryl displayed exceptional professionalism and dedication, garnering respect from her colleagues and leaving a lasting impact.
 
Outside of her professional life, Cheryl found solace and joy in various hobbies. She cherished her time spent camping, where she could create lifelong memories with her loved ones. Cheryl also enjoyed bowling and made many friends and memories at the lanes. Additionally, she found great pleasure in card making, crafting, baking, and hosting memorable holiday gatherings, where her culinary talents shone brightly.
 
Cheryl will forever be remembered as a phenomenal cook, delighting the palates of those fortunate enough to savor her creations. Her dishes were infused with love, warmth, and the flavors of cherished family traditions.
 
Cheryl is survived by her children, Brent (Trina) Meyer. Melissa (Matthew) Bent, and Corey (Ashley Alsteen) Meyer; her stepchildren, Bradley (Debbie) Meyer, Jackie (Mark) Kitzis, and Brian Meyer; grandchildren, Logan and Ali, Shiloh and Trevor; six step-grandchildren; three step-great-grandchildren; brothers, Ronald (Theresa) Michels, Dennis (Judy Nagel) Michels, Jerome Michels, Kenneth Michels, Keith (Debbie Reznichek) Michels, and Kevin Michels. 
 
She is preceded in death by her father, Julius Michels; mother, Lorraine Michels; and twin sisters, Karen and Carol. 
 
A funeral service will be held on Friday, December 29, 2023, at 10:30 am, at Mt. Olive Lutheran Church, with Pastor Lance and Pastor Mike officiating.  A visitation will take place at Brainard Funeral Home, Weston, on Thursday, December 28, 2023, from 5:00 - 7:00 pm. A second visitation will take place the following day at 10:00 am until the time of services at the church.  Cheryl will be laid to rest at St. Peter's Cemetery in Polar, WI. 
 
In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to Aspirus Hospice House.
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Service Schedule

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Visitation

Thursday, December 28, 2023

5:00 - 7:00 pm (Central time)

Brainard Funeral Home and Cremation Center- Everest Chapel

5712 Memorial Court, Weston, WI 54476

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Visitation

Friday, December 29, 2023

10:00 - 10:30 am (Central time)

Mt Olive Lutheran Church

6205 Alderson St, Weston, WI 54476

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Funeral Service

Friday, December 29, 2023

10:30 - 11:30 am (Central time)

Mt Olive Lutheran Church

6205 Alderson St, Weston, WI 54476

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