Cheryl L. Conway age 74 of Clinton, passed away Wednesday Dec. 9, 2020 at The Alverno Health Care Facility, Clinton. Cremation rites have been accorded. A public visitation will be held 2:00 – 3:00 PM Tuesday, Dec.15th at the Pape Funeral Home. Due to COVID-19 a private family burial will be held at the Clinton Lawn Cemetery. The Pape Funeral Home is assisting the family. Online condolences may be left at www.papefh.com
Cheryl was born on Nov. 22, 1946 in Gordon, WI, the daughter of Lester and Dorothy (Tompkins) Miller. She married Paul Conway on Aug. 31, 1974 in Clinton, who passed in 2017. Cheryl worked as and enjoyed being employed as a bank teller at the Clinton National Bank. She was a member of Prince of Peace Parish and the Red Hat Society. She enjoyed playing her piano, doing arts & crafts, and golfing. One of her favorite past time was searching for and purchasing beanie babies for which she accumulated an impressive collection. She enjoyed many years supporting and travelling with her husband Paul to American Kennel Club dog shows around the country for their beloved Irish Wolfhounds. She loved and enjoyed visiting her Irish family members and took every opportunity to embrace the Irish culture. Cheryl fought a courageous battle against cancer and found the will to enjoy life to the best of her ability during its remission. She loved animals, especially her cats Samantha Joe and Persia and volunteered during her life at the Clinton Humane Society. Her sense of humor and ability to laugh at things she found humorous was contagious to those around her. Rest in peace mom, may your journey lead you to your husband Paul who loved you dearly. We will miss you.
Cheryl is survived by her son, Donald Conway, Andrea and their daughter, Eva-Maria Conway; a son, David Quick, and his daughter, Ashley; and a brother, Gary & Karen Miller of Clinton. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and child Derek Quick. Please give memorial donations to American Cancer Society at https://www.cancer.org/ Due to Covid-19 a private funeral will be held at a future date.