Cheryl L. Zipfel |

Cheryl L. Zipfel

Cheryl (Quinn) Zipfel of Hillsdale, N.J., died at home on Jan. 2, 2005, surrounded by family after a long battle with lung cancer.She was born Jan. 31,1947 in Jersey City, N.J. Cheryl worked as director of finance for Utz Technology in Clifton, N.J., for 18 years.Cheryl enjoyed spending time with her family, friends, and pets, and sharing jokes. She will be missed immensely by all those whose lives she touched.She is survived by her husband, Thomas Zipfel; children Scott (Dolores) Zipfel of River Vale, N.J.; Alane (Brian) Larison, of Rifle; Lori Zipfel of Hillsdale; Michele (Ken) Gangaware of Rifle; three grandchildren, Tommy Larison and Cole Gangaware of Rifle, and Dominic Zipfel of River Vale; brother John (Donna) Quinn of Fair Lawn, N.J.; and mother-in-law Muriel Zipfel and her daughter, Ruth, of Pompton Lakes, N.J.The funeral will be at 9 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 6, at Becker Funeral Home, 219 Kinderkamack Road, Westwood, N.J. The funeral liturgy will be at 10 a.m. at the Church of St. John the Baptist in Hillsdale, N.J. Entombment will take place at Holy Cross Mausoleum, North Arlington, N.J. The family requests donations be made to the National Cancer Treatment Center of America of Tulsa, Okla., in lieu of flowers.

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