Cheryl L. Wohlfahrt, 69, of Wausau, passed away on November 21, 2022, at Aspirus Palliative Care, after a courageous battle with cancer, with her family at her side.
Cheryl was born on April 28, 1953 in California daughter of the late Thomas and Betty (Deicher) Wohlfahrt. She was a graduate of Wausau West Class of 1970. Throughout her career she worked as a Receptionist at Benson Optical and later was an Insurance Agent with Radant Insurance. Cheryl later retired as a Claims Processor with WPS Insurance. Cheryl was a member of the Eagle's Auxiliary for over 22 years where she was famous for her Chili at their yearly dinner. In her spare time she enjoyed playing BINGO, doing her own nails, and baking. She is fondly remembered for her festive socks, that she wore for all different occasions. Cheryl was passionate about donating food items for the Outdoor Church Pantry.
She will be greatly missed by her sister: Linda Wohlfahrt Conn, her aunts, Wilma (Jerry) Deicher Quaderer and Kathy Deicher. Cheryl also leaves her beloved nephews: Eric (Christina) Conn, Thomas (Amy) Conn, and great nephew, Edward Conn. She is also survived by numerous extended family and special friends, Barb Christiansen, Patsy Riffle, Linda Brown, and Lynn McGonagle. Cheryl is preceded in death by her uncle, Darrell Deicher.
A celebration of Cheryl's life will happen a later date. Interment will be in Restlawn Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be directed to: Grace United Church of Christ of Wausau (The Food Pantry).
Cheryl's family wishes to express their deep gratitude to Dr. Christopher Peterson and the team at Aspirus Wausau Cancer Center and Aspirus Palliative Care Staff for the extraordinary care and comfort to Cheryl.