New Jersey, USA
|Death: ||Feb. 13, 2012|
Dr. Cheryl B. Main Haas, 44, of Fincastle, passed away Monday, February 13, 2012. Cheryl was born in Somers Point, N.J., to her parents, Robert E. and Marion Main. Dr. Haas graduated from Oakcrest High School in N.J., Rutgers University-Cook College, School of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, graduated Cooper Hospital, three year internship at Jefferson Hospital, and while in Rutgers University, Cheryl was the President of the Rutgers Equestrian Team.
She was employed by Lewis Gale Medical Center since 1997, during this time she served as Operational Medical Director for Cave Spring Rescue Squad 1998 to 2009, Regional Medical Director of Western Virginia EMS Region 1999 to 2006 and served on the Lewis Gale Medical Center Board of Trustees 2008 to 2010.
Cheryl was a member of the following groups, Rockbridge Hunt Club, Southwest Virginia Dressage Association, United States Dressage Federation, United States Equestrian Federation, and the United States Eventing Association. She placed seventh in the world in Equestrian Competition in England, and was actively involved in Donkey and Mule Rescue.
In addition to her parents, she is survived by her fiance, David Rhodenizer; brother, Robert E. Main and his wife, Roxanne; uncles and aunts, Deacon Paul Bubeck and Cathy Bubeck, James Main and Hazel Main, Carol Bubeck, Alice Bubeck, and Nancy and Ted May; nephews, Robert Main and Ian James; nieces, Justine Evangelisti, Audrey Duncan, and Rachael Wells; cousins, Paul Bubeck, Cate Bubeck, Ward Bubeck, and Donna Bubeck; and pets, "Lil D," Brewster and Paulie.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorials contributions be made to the Up the Volume Foundation, 5485 Saucon Ridge Road, Coopersburg, PA 18036, or through their website www.UptheVolume.org in Dr. Haas' name. This foundation supports research to find cures for gynecologic cancers.
A Memorial Service celebrating Dr. Haas' life will be held at 6 p.m. on Monday, February 20, 2012, in the Simpson Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Troy Mays officiating. Arrangements handled by Simpson Funeral Home and Crematory, 540-366-0707.
Published in Roanoke Times from February 17 to February 19, 2012
Created by: Randy Shepherd
Record added: Feb 18, 2012
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