Cheryl Jean “Sherry” <I>Cress</I> Burmeister


Cheryl Jean “Sherry” Cress Burmeister

Austin, Mower County, Minnesota, USA
Death 28 Jan 1995 (aged 47)
Brownsdale, Mower County, Minnesota, USA
Burial Rose Creek, Mower County, Minnesota, USA
Memorial ID 12526521 View Source

BROWNSDALE -- Cheryl Jean "Sherry" Burmeister, 47, of Brownsdale died of cancer Saturday afternoon (Jan. 28, 1995) at her home. She had been ill 1 years.

Cheryl Cress was born Jan. 24, 1948, in Austin and graduated from Rose Creek High School in 1966. She received a degree in sociology from Mankato State University in 1973 and a BSN from Winona State University 1991. She lived in Rose Creek most of her life before moving to Brownsdale three years ago. She married Barry Breitbarth in 1970 and they were later divorced. On June 10, 1983, she married James Burmeister at St. Edward's Catholic Church in Austin. He survives. A registered nurse for the U.S. Public Health Service, she was employed at the Federal Medical Center in Rochester. She was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Hayfield and a former CCD coordinator, was active in the U.S. Public Health Service, and was involved with parents in education and a number of other groups.

In addition to her husband, survivors include three daughters, Tanya Breitbarth of Claremont, Christina Breitbarth of Austin and Lauren Burmeister of Brownsdale; a grandson; her parents, Henry and Lucille Cress of Rose Creek; and three brothers, Daniel Cress of Wausau, Wis., Randall Cress of Fairmont, Minn., and Timothy Cress of Owatonna.

A Mass of Christian burial will be offered at 11 a.m. Tuesday at St. Peter's Catholic Church in Rose Creek, with the Rev. Ruben Spinler officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Friends may call from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. today at Vernon Funeral Home in Hayfield and an hour before the service Tuesday at the church. There will be a wake service at 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

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  • Created by: Kathy
  • Added: 27 Nov 2005
  • Find a Grave Memorial 12526521
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Cheryl Jean “Sherry” Cress Burmeister (24 Jan 1948–28 Jan 1995), Find a Grave Memorial ID 12526521, citing Saint Peters Cemetery, Rose Creek, Mower County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by Kathy (contributor 46787693) .