Cheryl Stanczak

October 5, 1952 - April 9, 2016
Kalamazoo, MI



Tuesday, April 12, 2016
9:30 AM to 10:00 AM EDT
St. Augustine Cathedral
542 West Michigan
Kalamazoo, MI 49007


Tuesday, April 12, 2016
10:00 AM EDT
St. Augustine Cathedral
542 West Michigan
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
(269) 345-5147


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A cancer charity of your choice


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1830 S. Westnedge
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
(269) 349-4961
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Life Story / Obituary


Age 63, passed away on Saturday, April 9, 2016 at her residence. Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10 AM on Tuesday, April 12th at St. Augustine Cathedral, with visitation beginning at 9:30 AM. Interment St. Mary Cemetery, Paw Paw. Cheryl was a beautiful and loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother with a welcoming spirit who touched many lives. She will be missed by her family, friends and co-workers. On June 24, 1985 she married Mark Stanczak, who survives. Other members of her family include her son, Adrian (Connie) Burke; 2 daughters: Andrea Lipka and Kimberly Mathews; 5 grandchildren: Amanda, Chance, Kayleigh, David and Brooklynne; great grandchildren: Makiah, Briana and Amiyah; her mother-in-law, Roma Stanczak; and sister-in-law, Michelle “Sissy” Brown; and her brother, Charles (Peggy) Ehrenfeld. Please visit Cheryl’s personal memory page at where you can read her life story, sign her guestbook or archive a favorite memory or photo. Donations may be made to to your favorite cancer charity. Arrangements by Life Story Funeral Home, Betzler-Kalamazoo; 6080 Stadium Drive, Kalamazoo (269-375-2900).