Cheryl Denise Ferree, age 65, of Kalamazoo, MI passed away on Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at Rose Arbor Hospice surrounded by family. She was born May 13, 1952 in Battle Creek, the daughter of Clarence & Nedra (Capps) Cravens. Cheryl had worked as a Registered Nurse in cardiovascular services at Borgess and Bronson Hospitals for many years. She was devoted to her family and loved spending time with her grandchildren. Cheryl was preceded in death by both of her parents. She is survived by her longtime companion, Charles Anderson; her sons, Rob (Kristie) Ferree, of Colorado, and Cliff (Tina) Ferree, of Portage; grandchildren, Alyssa, Kaylee, Brock and Brittany; brother, Shane Cravens; and sister, Sabrina Luke. A Celebration of Life Service will take place on December 30th from 12-3 P.M. at Niko's Landing, 5852 King Hwy., Kalamazoo, 49048. Contributions in memory of Cheryl may be directed to The Devoted Barn, or Kalamazoo Animal Rescue. Cheryl would be proud to donate to either. Honoring her wishes cremation will take place.