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Ms. Chere was a supervisor at
Lincoln Developmental Center for 13 years.
She was born Sept. 20, 1948, in Middletown to
Norman Russell and Margaret Louise Scholties Chere.
She is survived by two sisters, Norma Chere of
Lincoln and Myra Chere of Lakeland, Fla.; a
sister-in-law, Virginia Chere of Lincoln; and
several nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her
brother, Dan Chere.
She was a member of Lincoln Christian Church.
She loved embroidery work and was an avid Cubs
Her childlike sense of humor will be missed and
remembered by those who knew and loved her.
Memorial donations may be made in her name to St.
John's Breadline, Springfield; St. John's Hospital,
Springfield; or the American Heart Association.
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