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Nancy A. Cherney

June 14, 1943 - December 27, 2018
Muskegon, MI


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Nancy Ann Cherney age 75, of Muskegon, Michigan passed away on Thursday December 27, 2018. After a 3 year battle with cancer Nancy passed away peacefully at her home with her son holding her hand and at her bedside. Nancy was born to parents Frank and Irene Cherney on June 14, 1943. She was the oldest of 3 children and attended Muskegon Catholic Central High School. Early in her life Nancy wanted to become a nurses aide, but had to give that up having suffered from polio as a child. Nancy never married and she raised her son a single parent. She was a huge animal lover with dogs being her favorite. Nancy loved the outdoors especially the water, but she also enjoyed fishing, camping, hunting, and gardening. Other hobbies included knitting, crocheting, and watching football with the NFL being her favorite. Nancy is survived by her son Patrick Cherney; Brother Paul (Beverly) Cherney; Sister Shirley Hannah; along with a niece and nephews. Nancy was preceded in death by her parents Frank and Irene. Cremation has taken place.

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