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Obituaries

Cheryl Sweger

SPRING VALLEY — Cheryl J. Sweger, 57, a resident of the Spring Valley Nursing Home died Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013, in the home.

She was born Dec. 1, 1955, in LaSalle to Charles and Beatrice (Temple) Sweger. She worked at Horizon Industries for several years.

Surviving are one sister, Nancy (Tom) Weeks of LaMoille; four brothers, David (Laura) Sweger of Mendota, Donald (Sharon) Sweger of Princeton, Duane Sweger of Troy Grove and Dennis (Barb) Sweger of Oglesby; and four nieces, three nephews and one great-niece.

She was preceded in death by her parents and one sister, Charlene, in 2007.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday in the Faith Bible Fellowship Church, Troy Grove, with the Rev. Bill Ultch officiating. Burial will be in the Troy Grove Cemetery.

Visitation will be one hour prior to services Saturday at the church.

The Merritt Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Memorials may be directed to Horizon House.

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