A service to celebrate the life of Cheryl M. Thomas, 56, of Davenport, will be 1:00 p.m. Thursday, April 19, 2018 at the Halligan McCabe DeVries Funeral Home, downtown Davenport. The family will greet friends from 11 a.m. until the time of the service. Following services please join the family for a celebration of life in Cheryl’s honor from 2 until 4 at the Carriage Haus in downtown Davenport
Cheryl passed away Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at the University of Iowa Hospital, Iowa City after a strong fight with heart disease.
Cheryl was born on October 6, 1961 in Davenport, a daughter of Emil L. and Camillia (Wallace) Thomas. Cheryl had many talents and multiple jobs but her latest job that she cherished so much was with Crow Valley Golf Course first in the halfway house then in the kitchen.
Cheryl’s smile and laughter was contagious as she left an impression everywhere she went. She was truly loved by everyone she met.
Cheryl loved to grill and her ribs were the best in town. She also loved music and movies and most importantly spending time with her family and friends.
Among survivors are her daughter, Christina Thomas; her fur children: Kashius and Hershey; a sister, Cathy Thomas, partner, Baciea Walker, nieces: Heather Taylor and Marcal Thomas; nephew, Todd Thomas, and many other loving family members and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, and brothers, Calvin and Cornelius Thomas.