Obituaries

Obituaries

Cheryl L. Deck 1957 - 2007 Oskaloosa

Private services for Cheryl L. Deck, 49, Oskaloosa, will be at a later date. Cremation is planned.Miss Deck died Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2007, at her home.She was born April 3, 1957, in Alva, Okla., the daughter of Delmar "Duane" and Alice Mae Anne Pfeiffer Deck. She moved to Medicine Lodge in 1958. She attended school in Medicine Lodge and graduated high school in 1975. She graduated with a master's degree in education from Emporia State Teachers College in 1979. She was a member of the Alpha Sigma Alpha Sorority. Miss Deck taught in the Horton School District and in the Oskaloosa School District for eight years since 1991. She was a project manager for the M.D.T. Program for eight years. She currently worked at Pearson Government Solutions in Lawrence.Survivors include partner Janice Kaye Long, Oskaloosa; her parents, Medicine Lodge; and a brother, Donald Deck, Wichita.The family suggests memorials to the Jefferson County Home Health & Hospice or Susan G. Komen for the Cure, sent in care of Barnett-Chapel Oaks Funeral Home, P.O. Box 416, Oskaloosa 66066.