Wednesday, April 29, 2015 2:10 pm
Cheryl R. Holt, 68, of Oelwein, and formerly of La Crosse, Wis., died Thursday afternoon, April 23, 2015, at Unity Point – Allen Memorial Hospital in Waterloo.Memorial services and inurnment will be held at a later date. The Jamison-Schmitz Funeral Home in Oelwein is assisting the family. Online obituary is at jamisonschmitzfuneralhome.com.
Cheryl Rae Holt was born June 4, 1946, in Decorah, the daughter of Raymond Elmer and Ruth Ellen (Black) Holt. In 1964 she graduated from Oregon City High School in Oregon City, Ore. She was member of the Oelwein American Legion Auxiliary. Cheryl enjoyed traveling, rock collecting, making jewelry, painting, Native American culture and going to pow-wows.
Cheryl is survived by her sister, Caron (Jim) Fox of Oelwein; two daughters, Cara Holt of La Crosse, Wis. and Sandra Mays of Wenatchee, Wash.; several grandchildren; and great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Lynn Holt.