Cheryl Ann Wilbers, age 69 of Loose Creek, passed away Wednesday, April 29, 2020, at her residence surrounded by her loving family.
Cheryl was born October 25, 1950, in Loose Creek, a daughter to the late Leonard and Evelyn (Haslag) Schmitz.
Cheryl was a 1968 graduate of Fatima High School.
On July 18, 1970, she was united in marriage to Jim Wilbers at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Loose Creek. He survives of the home.
Cheryl was employed with the State of Missouri Department of Health and later with the Missouri Department of Conservation until her retirement in 2010.
She was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Loose Creek.
Cheryl enjoyed working on the farm, traveling and spending time with her grandchildren.
In addition to her husband of 49 years, Cheryl is survived by: Randy Wilbers of Taos, Jason Wilbers and his wife Joni of Loose Creek, Brad Wilbers of Loose Creek, and Chris Wilbers and his wife Amy of Loose Creek; two brothers, Terry Schmitz and his wife Shirley of Loose Creek and Dale Schmitz and his wife Janice of Loose Creek; ten grandchildren, Logan, Tyler, Kaitlyn, Connor, Addyson, Browdy, Natalie, Maci, Noah and Kynlee; along with several nieces, nephews and friends.
In addition to her parents, Cheryl was preceded in death by one sister-in-law, Teresa Schmitz and a daughter-in-law, Deanna Kempker Wilbers.
Private family services will be held with interment in the Immaculate Conception Parish Cemetery.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to the Immaculate Conception Building Fund or the Alzheimer’s Disease Research.