May 4, 1960 -- January 24, 2020
Cheryl Ann Nusbaum, 59, passed away in her home on Friday, January 24,
at 7:31 AM. Cheryl was born May 4, 1960 in Dowagiac, MI to Ruby Moore
(Krager) and Emerson Drake and was raised in Glennwood MI, where her
family’s meat processing business of 50 years, Drakes Little Super, was
located. Surviving are her two daughters, Dayna Drake of Middlebury, Toni
Allen of Cassopolis, MI; three grandchildren, Braxton Bowley, Madelynn
Wegner, Makena Wegner; great-grandson, Jayce Shrum; sister Vickie (Ray)
Roden of Dowagiac, MI; brother, Richard Drake of Dowagiac, MI; significant
other Rick Nichols of Shipshewana. She was preceded in death by her
husband, Lloyd Nusbaum; parents; two sisters, Cindi (Joe) Carlock, and
Brenda Drake. She loved her job at Syndicate Systems of 18 years,
cookouts, corn hole and especially kayaking with her friends and family.
She will be greatly missed. Visitation will be from 2:00 to 4:00 PM on
Saturday, February 1, followed by a memorial service at 4:00 PM all at Miller-
Stewart Funeral Home, Middlebury.
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We are keeping them in our prayers. May God be with yall! Love yall. Miss
From: Johnny, Darcia, Gracie
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To the girls, we are so very sorry to hear of your mom's passing. our
thoughts and prayers are with you.We send much Love your way. God
bless to everyone.
From: Bobby & Debbie Friske
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To the girls & family you are in my thoughts and prayer's. I have a lots of
memories of Cheryl when we were young. She is now walking streets of
From: Debbie Hartman
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So very sorry for this family's loss. It's hard to lose a Mother/Grandmother.
You are in my prayers.
From: Thomas Janssen (Cousin)
Cheryl Ann Nusbaum