Cheryl Michels, 57

obit-Michels-CherylCheryl Michels, a resident of Zimmerman, formerly of Swanville, died Friday, April 26, 2013, at the St. Cloud Hospital.

A Mass of Christian Burial was held Tuesday, April 30, at St. Edward’s Catholic Church in Elmdale, with Father John Odero officiating. Burial was in the parish cemetery.

Cheryl Michels was born May 20, 1955, in Little Falls, to Lawrence and Arlene (Molde) Cichon. She attended Upsala High School and graduated in 1973. She worked for many years at Electrolux (Frigidaire) in the distribution department and then in the accounting department. Cheryl enjoyed sewing, quilting, crafting, woodworking, traveling and was a “Snickerdoodle Professional.”

Cheryl is survived by her husband, Steven Michels of Zimmerman, daughters, Jennifer (Roman) Daszczyszak of Mount Rainer, Md., and Jaime (Ryan) Johnson of Princeton; brothers, Richard (Kristine) Cichon of Winona and Duane Cichon of Swanville; niece, Aimee Cichon of Winona; aunt, Carmen DeFoe of Sobieski, and a granddaughter, Allison Johnson of Princeton.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Lawrence and Arlene Cichon; and sister-in-law, Debbie Cichon.

Casketbearers were Roman Daszczyszak, Ryan Johnson, Richard Cichon, Duane Cichon, Kristine Cichon and Jaime Johnson.

Emblom-Brenny Funeral Home