Cheryl A. Whiteford
March 9, 1951 Ė April 7, 2010
Cheryl A. Whiteford of Waukesha died Wednesday, April 7, 2010, at Waukesha
Memorial Hospital at the age of 59 surrounded by her family. She was born
March 9, 1951, in Milwaukee, the daughter of Frederick and Hortense (Schlass)
After graduating from Notre Dame High School in Milwaukee, Cheryl received
her bachelorís degree from Alverno College in 1972. She was united in
marriage to David Whiteford on May 19, 1973, in Milwaukee. She was the
director of volunteer services at Waukesha Memorial Hospital and was an
employee for more than 24 years. With a passion for music and singing, she
was a member of the Waukesha Choral Union and more recently the Jubilate
Chorale. As a member of St. John Neumann Catholic Church in Waukesha, she
also enjoyed singing with the church choir. Cheryl was an avid quilter and
was a member of Crazy Quilters of Mukwonago. But most of all, she was a
loving wife, mother and grandmother.
Cheryl will be deeply missed by her husband of almost 38 years, David
"Dave" Whiteford of Waukesha; her children, Pamela (Andrew)
Hebbring of Waukesha, Robert "Bob" Whiteford of Waukesha and
Kevin (Jenevieve) Whiteford of Muskego; grandchildren, Paige and Elle
Hebbring and Taylor and Maddison Whiteford; her brother, Gary (Barb)
Kaiser of Rochester; and other relatives and many friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Visitation will be held from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, April 9, with a
vigil service at 7:45 p.m., at Randle-Dable Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand
Ave., Waukesha. Visitation continues Saturday, April 10, at St. John
Neumann Catholic Church, 2400 W. Highway 59, Waukesha, from 9:30 a.m.
until the 10 a.m. funeral Mass. The Rev. James Loehr will preside. Burial
will immediately follow at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials in Cherylís name may be made to Waukesha
Memorial Hospital Foundation, Volunteer Services, 725 American Ave.,
Waukesha, WI 53188.
For further information, please call Randle-Dable Funeral, Cremation and
Preplanning Services at 547-4035, or go to www.waukeshafunerals.com for
directions or to leave an online tribute.