Cheri Lyn Uhlik
February 15, 1960 - November 9, 2021

Cheri Lyn Uhlik

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Cheri Lyn Uhlik, age 61, of Fremont
Died Tuesday, November 09, 2021 at home surrounded by her son, her husband and her favorite pets.

Cheri was born February 15, 1960 in Kearney, Nebraska to Earl and Merla 'King' Lammers. She was raised by her mother and step-father Lee Yager in Valley, Nebraska until graduating Valley High School in 1978. She enlisted in the United States Army serving from 1979 to 1981. After her military service she returned to Fremont to be near family and friends. Cheri worked various customer service jobs in the Fremont area using her wit and personality to impact many lives for the better. On June 13, 1992 she married her loving husband, Doug Uhlik at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Fremont.

Cheri had so much love to give that she always enjoyed having numerous pets around. She also enjoyed various hobbies including crafts, traveling, and exploring the county with Doug on the back of their motorcycle. Her favorite rides where when her son Brandon could accompany them, sharing in their adventures. She was happiest at family gatherings of all types, especially during the holidays. Cheri's smile and laugh will be deeply missed by us all.

Husband - Doug of Fremont
Son - Brandon Yager of Fremont
Step-Father - Lee Yager
Siblings - Kim (Cindy) Yager of Pleasanton
Kerry (Janet) Yager of Grand Island
Duane (Lori) Garrison of Omaha
Esther Garrison of California
Father-in-law - Delbert Uhlik Sr.
Brothers-in-law - Joe (Cindy) Uhlik of Fremont
Jim Uhlik of California
Del Uhlik Jr. of Michigan
Charles (Susie) Uhlik of Kentucky
Chris (Michele) Uhlik of California
Sister-in-law - Mary Jo (Jim) Hartung of Fremont

Cheri was preceded in death by her mother Merla Garrison, father Earl Lammers, step-father Jerome Garrison and mother in law Norma Jean Uhlik

The memorial service will be 10:30am, Wednesday, November 24, 2021 at the Ludvigsen Mortuary Chapel in Fremont. Burial will follow in Ridge Cemetery. Memorials may be directed to the American Cancer Society.

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Wednesday, November 24, 2021
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Fremont, NE  68025
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Ridge Cemetery
1761 West Linden
Fremont, NE  68025
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  1. Diane & Bob Winter
    So sorry to hear about Cheri's passing. Enjoyed talking to her when she stopped by to take care of the storage unit.
    Always talked railroad, just like our husbands do. She will be missed.
  2. Priscilla Alexander
    Brandon , Doug & Duane
    Sending so much love and hugs !! I will always remember your mom and our summers swimming at Jerry & Merla.
  3. Lynn Chambers
    R.I.P. my sweet friend. So many morning coffees, airline conversations and family discussions. I cherished every moment.
    Doug and Brandon you are in my thoughts and prayers!!
    Fly high Cheri be at peace shinning that beautiful smile down on us ❤️ 🙏
  4. Denise Zimmerline Thompson
    Doug and Brandon, I am so sorry for your loss. I have many memories of Cheri.I loved her smile. I had a lot of good times with her. She is gone too young. She will be missed. RIP Cheri. Prayers and hugs.
  5. Tish Sauber
    We are so very sorry for your loss. May your fond memories bring you comfort during this most difficult time.


    Tish and David Sauber
    Doug, Brandon, Kim (Cindy), Kerry ( Janet), Duane (Lori), Esther and all your families, Cheri was a very kind/caring and beautiful lady and will be dearly missed by all who knew her! I am soooooo very very sorry for your loss, sending lots and lots and lots of prayers/ Hugs and my sympathies to all of you!!!! Love & Hugs!!!!
  7. Cindra Bernt
    So sorry for your loss. Cheri will hold a special place in my heart we made many memories together when the boys were growing up...she will truly be missed and yes her smile truly lite up the room...your home now and at peace ...miss you my friend ....Brandon she was a lucky lady to have a great son like you she adored up and your dad were her world...take care .....if you need something please let me know

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