SARATOGA SPRINGS- Cheryl Anne Cahoon Banary died peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Friday, Nov. 1, 2013. She was 58 years old.
Born on Nov. 22, 1954 in Winchendon, Mass., she was the daughter of Albert "James" Cahoon and the late Sheila Hill Cahoon who died in 1993.
Cheryl worked in several states and areas for Bank of America. Her most recent employment was with Healthy Living Café in Wilton. Her coworkers there were very supportive and loving during Cheryl's battle with cancer.
She loved to garden especially flowers. She also enjoyed going camping. Her greatest love and passion was her animals including her dog Coco who also recently passed away.
Survivors include her father James of Kingston; two sisters, Deborah Scheffel and her husband David of Saratoga Springs, and Michelle Staunch and her husband Joseph of Freehold; her significant other, Ray Porter of Saratoga Springs; two nieces, Ashely Smith and Jaime Staunch; three nephews, Geoffrey Smith, Sr., Joseph and Jesse Staunch; and a great-nephew, Geoffrey Smith, Jr.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday Nov. 6, 2013 at 7 p.m. at the Tunison Funeral Home 105 Lake Ave., Saratoga Springs, N.Y., 12866. Family and friends may call 5 to 7 prior to the services at the Tunison Funeral Home 105 Lake Ave. Saratoga Springs, N.Y., 12866.
Burial will be held on Nov. 7, 2013, in the Hurley Cemetery, Zandhoek Rd., Hurley, N.Y. at 11 a.m.
Online remembrances can be made at www.tunisonfuneralhome.com.