DIXON – Cheryl J. Murphy, 61, of Dixon, died Tuesday, June 11, 2013, at her home, surrounded by her loving family, after a battle with cancer.
She was born May 1, 1952, in Chicago, the daughter of Fred and Marie (Geiersbach) Panzke. She was the vice president of finance for B & B Enterprises in St. Charles. Cheryl loved to garden, and she was an avid reader.
Survivors include a daughter, Shannon (Brian) Arries of Dixon; a son, David (Suzanne) Murphy of Northport, N.Y.; two grandchildren, Dylan and Emma Murphy; and two nephews, Justin Panzke and Michael Sharon, both of Schaumburg.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and one sister, Patti Sharon.
Cremation rites have been accorded. There will be no visitation or service. Jones Funeral Home in Dixon is handling arrangements.
A memorial has been established to Cancer Treatment Centers of America, 2520 Elisha Ave, Zion, IL 60099.
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