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“My thoughts are with you Cody. May you cherish your special memories with her. ”
1 of 18 | Posted by: Julie Eppert - Madrid, IA

“We are very sorry to hear of your mom's passing, Cody. Know that our prayers are with you at this difficult time. Lean on the Lord for comfort and...Read More »
2 of 18 | Posted by: Tom and Judy Cleveland - Ogden, IA

“I worked with Cheryl for a year, and really enjoyed her! We would share recepies and cooking tips all the time. I am so sorry for your loss. She...Read More »
3 of 18 | Posted by: Nicole Schaefer - boone, IA

“Many memories of our family gathering when we were kids.Our sympathy goes out to Cody, Larry, Deanna and Family.......She is in a better place now......Read More »
4 of 18 | Posted by: Mike Sorenson - Ogden, IA

“Sitting here thinking about the fun we had in high school. Will miss that dry sense of humor and the way we almost always got in trouble. I know you...Read More »
5 of 18 | Posted by: Brenda (Crosman) Quinn - Marion, IL

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. ”
6 of 18 | Posted by: Teresa and Craig Davenport - IA

“I'm sure she's in Heaven. Goodbye ..... until we meet again! ”
7 of 18 | Posted by: Tim Jones - Houston, TX

“So sad that Cheryl past at such a young age, I have so many memories of Cheryl growing up.She was my cousin , I loved going to the farm and hanging...Read More »
8 of 18 | Posted by: Becky Sundall - Boone, IA

“My thoughts and prayers to Cheryl's family. I grew up in the same neighborhood with Cheryl and her family after they moved from the country. Her...Read More »
9 of 18 | Posted by: Craig Landals - Lake George, CO

“One of my favorite memories of Cheryl is the time that she and another friend were going to scoop the loop in Boone. Cheryl's mom wanted to know what...Read More »
10 of 18 | Posted by: Sandy Stalter Hanson - Boone, IA

“So sorry for the loss. Remember times in high school with Cheryl. She is in a better place. Our thoughts and prayers go to Cody, Larry and family. ”
11 of 18 | Posted by: Steve and Vicki Harper - IA

“So sorry for your loss. Remember some good old parties and fun times. She's in a better place and you'll always have the memories forever! Love to...Read More »
12 of 18 | Posted by: Cindy Kennedy - Ames, IA

“So very sorry to hear of Cheryl's passing. She was my cousin and in our younger years... we were very close. I have very fond memories of our...Read More »
13 of 18 | Posted by: Patty Mc Laughlin - Boone, IA

“Cheryl, I will remember some great times: slumber parties, our Confirmation trip to Des Moines, your love of cooking. And class reunions. We will all...Read More »
14 of 18 | Posted by: Carolyn S. Jones - Fort Dodge, IA

“Cheryl~ we shared alot of good times throughout school especially all the slumber parties in jr high! I'm glad we got to visit and share laughs and...Read More »
15 of 18 | Posted by: Becky Burt Benton - IA

“My thoughts & prayers go out to you all. ”
16 of 18 | Posted by: Nancy Wheeler Bolon - AR - Friend

“Cheryl, we all will miss you, but I know that you are in a better place. I think both our fathers were in country school together. We rode the bus...Read More »
17 of 18 | Posted by: Brian Heineman - Grinnell, IA

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you Cody, Larry and along with the rest of the family. ”
18 of 18 | Posted by: Steve, Denise, Amy, Nicole VanPelt - IA

Cheryl McConnell, 62, of Ogden, Iowa, passed away suddenly at her home in Ogden, Iowa, on Tuesday, May 14, 2013.

Cheryl's wishes were to be cremated. A celebration of her life will be held from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m., on Sunday, June 2, 2013, in the fellowship hall at the Community United Methodist Church in Ogden. Graveside services will be held 12:30 p.m., Monday, June 3, 2013, at Glenwood Cemetery in Ogden. Rev. Gary Hoyt will officiate. For online condolences and obituaries visit:

Cheryl Lynn McConnell was born on January 7, 1951, in Boone, Iowa, the daughter of LaVern and Betty (Bennett) Leichliter. She was a graduate of the Ogden High School class of 1969 and went on to attend D.M.A.C.C. in Boone.

In 1985, Cheryl was united in marriage to Dave McConnell at the Community United Methodist Church in Ogden. To this union one son was born: Cody McConnell. Cheryl and Dave later divorced.

Cheryl belonged to the Community United Methodist Church in Ogden. She made her home in Ogden and enjoyed baking and gardening.

Cheryl's parents preceded her in death.

Among the survivors are her son, Cody McConnell of Des Moines, Iowa; and one brother, Larry (Deanna) Leichliter and family of Ogden, Iowa.

Memorials may be left to the discretion of the family.