KLOVE, Cheri Lynn (nee Edwards), 59, of Tucson, AZ went to be with God on August 14, 2012 at the home of her dear friend, Dana Sasarita in Sierra Vista, AZ. Cheri had been a respiratory care practitioner for 22 years, working in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and as an aircraft transport therapist specializing in the transport of critically ill babies. She was born in Douglas, Arizona on January 3, 1953 to Irma N. Boulware (Lindner) and Charles W. Edwards. Cheri was exceptionally compassionate and deeply empathetic. She had recently become a grandmother, a role which she cherished for 15 months. Cheri leaves her daughter, Karianne (Eddie) and her grandson, Felix of Oro Valley, as well as her mother, of Payson, AZ and her sisters, Debbie (Bill) Hamner and Carol Edwards, both of Payson, AZ. She is preceded in death by her sister, Linda Doverspike and her toddler son, Richard Charles. A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, October 27, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Philip's in the Hills Church, 4440 N. Campbell Ave. Donations can be made in her memory to K-LOVE radio at www.klove.com. Arrangements by DESERT SUNSET FUNERAL HOME.
Published in the Arizona Daily Star on Sept. 30, 2012