Cheryl was born April 20, 1956 to Bernard and Dorothy (Wielinski) Winzenburg Jr. in Naples, Italy while her father was in the Navy. She graduated from St. Francis High School in Little Falls, MN; The College of St. Scholastica in Duluth, MN and the University of Notre Dame in Notre Dame, IN. Cheryl enjoyed many careers over her life time but her most favorite was a college instructor. She was a spiritual person greatly influenced by the Rule of St. Benedict which she tried to practice daily.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Dorothy; and both maternal and paternal grandparents.
Cheryl is survived by her life partner, Erin Keeley; father, Bernard Winzenburg; siblings, Karen (Jim) Grundei, Becki (Larry) Thompson, Bill (Cheryl) Winzenburg, Joe Winzenburg and Andrew (Kelli) Winzenburg. She is also survived by Erin’s siblings, Kevin Keeley, Kathy (Jim) Schmidt, and Patty Lynam; as well as many nieces and nephews.
Funeral Service is scheduled for Saturday, October 13, 2018 at Our Lady Queen of Peace Chapel (St. Scholastica Monastery), Visitation at 12:00 p.m., Mass at 1:30 p.m. with Fr. Bill Fider presiding.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to St. Scholastica Monastery or Essentia Hospice program.
Please leave a memory of Cheryl or words of support for her family at www.bellbrothersfuneralhome.com