Funeral services for Audrey Cherlyn “Cheri” Skidmore, 71, Perry, KS will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, December 31, 2015 at Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence followed by a graveside at Oak Hill Cemetery. She passed away Tuesday, December 29, 2015 at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.
Cheri was born May 30, 1944 in San Bernardino, CA the daughter of Roy F. and Marian Zoe (Cackler) Pinegar.
She received her nursing degree in San Bernardino, CA. Cheri was an LPN at Samaritan Lodge, Valley View and Brandon Woods in Lawrence from 1975 until she retired in 2002.
She was a member of the Clinton Parkway Assembly of God Church in Lawrence.
She married Coy Lee Skidmore September 11, 1977 in Lawrence. He preceded her in death on February 15, 1992.
Survivors include her daughter, Julie Castle (Darin), Perry, KS; son, John Keyes, Santa Rosa, CA; six grandchildren, Katelyn Maxwell, Jarid Castle, Misty Lee, Tracy Keyes, Stephan Scheideman, Cara Scheideman; three great grandchildren, Elijah, Janette, Jaxon; two brothers, Mike Pinegar, Steve Pinegar, both Lawrence; and one sister, Dani Sheltry, Lawrence. She was preceded in death by her husband and daughter, Janette Scheideman on March 10, 1995.
Memorials may be made in her name to the Cheri Skidmore Memorial Fund and may be sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary.
Online condolences may be sent to www.warrenmcelwain.com.