Cheryl M. Miller

Staff Writer
Aledo Times Record

Cheryl M. Miller, age 57, of Sherrard, died Tuesday, September 13, 2011 at Trinity, Rock Island. Graveside services will be 1:00 p.m., Friday, September 16th at Swedona Lutheran Cemetery. Visitation is from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Thursday at Kirk, Huggins & Esterdahl Funeral Home in Orion.  In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Cheryl’s name for a fund to be established.

Cheryl was born July 16, 1954 in Quincy, the daughter of  Donald and Phyllis Hamilton Wilper. She married Gary Miller on October 29, 1977 at Swedona Lutheran Church.

Cheryl began her career at John Deere Works in Davenport as an assembler.  She was then employed at Allied Stone in Milan where she ran a quarry truck and later worked for Advance Battery Systems.  She enjoyed vacation trips to Texas and cooking.

Surviving are her husband Gary Miller; father Donald Miller of Quincy; two sisters, Donna (Brian) Wunderli, Quincy and Terri Lynn (Greg) Poston, St. Peters; one brother, Steve (Gina) Wilper, Edwardsville, an aunt, Pat Hamilton, Kirksville, Mo.; two nephews, Nathan and Alex Kistner, St. Peters, and many cousins.

She was preceded in death by her mother and grandparents.

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