Life Story / Obituary
Cherri Lou Cartwright, age 50, passed away peacefully Monday, January 4, 2021, at her residence following a battle with COPD. She was born in Waukegan, IL, May 8, 1970, daughter of the late Joe and Franci (Nee:Riggsbee) Cartwright,
Cherri enjoyed singing, ghost stories, paranormal programs, criminal investigation shows and anything that included family and friends. She was a loving mother and grandmother who will be dearly missed.
Surviving are her children, Decker R. Woods, Desirae Corcoran, and Megan Cartwright; grandson, Kayden Zamora; siblings, Christina Cartwright, Donna Hughes, Lisa Lancaster, Dawn Lancaster, and Deanna Cartwright; her nephew, Nathan Kelley; other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her grandparents, Ralph and Nell Cartwright; infant brother, Shawn Cartwright; and nephew, Christopher Kazan.
Funeral services will be held at the funeral home Saturday, January 16, 2021 3 PM. Relatives and friends may meet prior to the service 2-3 pm. Masks and social distancing will be observed. The service will be live streamed and may be viewed by selecting services and then live stream.