The memorial service for Cheryl Reger of Wadena was held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 21, at St. John Lutheran Church in Wadena, with Pastor Stephen Meltzer officiating. Cheryl died unexpectedly on Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012, at the age of 58 at the St. Cloud Hospital.
Cheryl Lynn Reger was born to Alvin and Evelyn (Radel) Beck on Aug. 20, 1954, in Park Rapids, Minn. She was raised for a time in the Menahga area, and attended country school at Evergreen while living at her grandparent's farm, and graduated from Frazee High School.
Cheryl Beck and Thomas A. Reger were united in marriage at St. John Lutheran Church in Wadena on Sept. 27, 1980. They made their home in Wadena. Cheryl was a dedicated wife and mother, whose life revolved around caring for her husband and sons. She found joy in watching birds and going for Sunday afternoon drives in the country.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Alvin and Evelyn. She is survived by her dedicated husband, Tom, and sons, Travis and Joshua, all of Wadena.
Honorary pallbearers were members of her family, Harry Huwe, Tim Huwe, Leslie Huwe, Russel Galbrecht, Lyle Galbrecht, Terry Galbrecht, Steve Galbrecht and Connie Galbrecht.
Arrangements were with the Schuller Family Funeral Homes in Wadena.