Penwell Turner Funeral Home - Shelby, Ohio

Cheryl Ann Mapes

Cheryl Ann Mapes, age 60, of Mansfield, died early Friday morning, September 27, 2019 at the Arbors at Mifflin.

Cheryl was born October 29, 1958 in Mansfield to the late Leon and Marjorie (Pickens) Sipes. She was a 1977 graduate of Madison High School. Cheryl had been employed at Richland Newhope Industries and was a home health care provider. She was an excellent care giver who was well loved by her patients and their families, constantly being requested back to continue care. She was an avid gardener who loved roses and houseplants, enjoyed hummingbirds and dogs, craved chocolate ice cream and coffee, and, above all else, cherished every moment spent with her grandsons.

Cheryl was a kindhearted person who will be missed by her son: Shaun Michael (Jennifer) Mapes of Mansfield; grandsons: Dylan and Logan Mapes; siblings: Gary Sipes, David (Tammy) Sipes, Jackie (Sandy) Dill, Marlene (Bob) Yant, Cheryl (Jeff) Farrone, Tom (Rose) Harvey, Sharon (John) Eldridge, and Garland (Jen) Harvey, Jr.; and numerous nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, her brother, Steven Sipes, preceded her in death.

Family and friends are welcome on Monday, September 30, 2019 from 6-8 pm at the Penwell Turner Funeral Home, 168 West Main Street, Shelby, where funeral services will be held on Tuesday, October 1, 2019 at 10:30 am. Rev. Dr. Edna Stahl will officiate the services and burial will follow in Oak Grove Memorial Park in Lexington. Memorial contributions may be made to Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) and left in care of the funeral home.

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  1. Marcella Scott says:

    John, Sharon, and Family,
    I’m so sorry for your loss.
    I’m praying for you and yours
    that God will bring strength and
    comfort. ❤️
    Marcella Eldridge Scott

  2. Paul & Peggy Ludwig says:

    Our precious Cheryl…Oh how we will miss you …seeing you 2 days ago, I did not expect your death this quick. We want to extend our condolences to your son Shaun/Jennifer and grandsons Dyland and Logan. So happy you had ask Jesus in your heart and we know that we will meet you in Heaven. PSALMS 116:15…..PRECIOUS IN THE SIGHT OF THE LORD IS THE DEATH OF HIS SAINTS…



  3. Amy Besancon says:

    Sharon, Garland, Shaun, and all the family,

    I am so sorry for your loss. Cheryl will also be a part of your memories and is in Jesus’ loving arms now. May God grant you peace during this difficult time.

  4. Chris says:

    So sorry to hear of the passing of your sister. My heart and prayers go out to you and the whole family at this time of sorrow.

  5. Nancy Mattison says:

    To the family of precious Cheryl… I’m so very sorry for your loss. I’ve lost a friend who I loved dearly. Each of you are in my thoughts and prayers and may god comfort you each and every day. Love and god bless always

  6. Maggie Carmichael says:

    I’m sorry for your loss. We always thought of Cheryl as our grandma. We loved her liked one. We all will greatly miss her. We love and miss you sweet lady. Your family are in our thoughts and prayers!

  7. Ti-cal says:

    My sweet dear Cheryl, only you know,! All that we’ve been through!, only Jesus knows how much I’ve always loved you. You’re passing compares only to the passing of my mom and grandma who I loved more than anything till you ,!! I would give the rest of my today’s for just one more tomorrow with you ,! Miss you eternally ___ti-cal

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