Cheryl Edith Funk, 67, of Edmonton, Alberta, passed away on July 22, 2014, at Royal Alexandria Hospital in Edmonton.
Cheryl was born on March 15, 1947 in Wetaskiwin, Alberta, to W. Cecil and Ada M. Schantz. In life, she was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother, who touched many lives with her strength, courage, wisdom, compassion and fighting spirit.
Cheryl was predeceased in death by her parents, Cecil and Ada. She is survived by her husband, Ralph M. Funk; two brothers, Keith and Gary Schantz, two children, Shelley Potma and Sean Funk; and seven grandsons.
A very informal memorial gathering will be held at 10411-32 Ave. NW, Edmonton, for family and friends of the family on July 26, 2014 at 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. There will be ASL interpreters available on site.