VALPARAISO, IN - Cheryl L. Mathis, age 71, of Valparaiso, formerly of Hobart, passed away Sunday, December 31, 2017 at the VNA Hospice while surrounded by her loving family. She was born on December 13, 1946 to the late Charles and Doris King. Cheryl was a 1965 graduate of Hobart High School and worked as a nurse before retirement. She will be remembered as a loving mother, grandmother, sister and friend.
Cheryl is survived by her two daughters: Jennifer (Jim) DeSchryver of Livonia, MI, and Kathy (Eric) Hein of Valparaiso; four grandchildren: Reese and Mari DeSchryver and Gavin and Paige Hein; three brothers: Charles (Mary) King of Valparaiso, John (Rhonda) King of OH, and David King of Merrillville; sister, Linda (David) Barzler of NC.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Cheryl's memory may be made to Lakeshore PAWS, lakeshorepaws.org, (219) 476-7297.
There will be a memorial visitation on Friday, January 5, 2018 from 3:00-7:00 p.m. at REES FUNERAL HOME, Hobart Chapel, 600 W. Old Ridge Rd., Hobart, (219) 942-2109 or go online to extend condolences at www.reesfuneralhomes.com.