HURON — Cherryl Corcoran, age 73, of Huron, SD, died Monday, October 1, 2012, at her home. Her funeral service will be at 11:00 a.m. Friday, October 5, at Holy Trinity Catholic Parish with burial at Restlawn Memory Gardens Cemetery. Visitation with family present will be from 6-8 p.m. at Welter Funeral Home; or Friday morning one hour prior to the service at the church. Visit www.welterfuneralhome.com
Cherryl M. Howard, daughter of Orville and Dora (Hall) Howard, was born on July 15, 1939, in Huron, SD. She attended schools in Huron where she graduated from high school in 1957.
On April 7, 1958, Cherryl married Jerry Corcoran at Huron. She worked for Northwestern Public Service; Huron Daily Plainsman newspaper; then joined her husband in owning/operating the Huron Cleaners until they sold the business and retired in October 2004.
Cherryl was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Parish. Her many interests include her grandchildren, golfing, music, and crossword puzzles. Cherryl truly enjoyed life to its fullest with members of her family and friends close by.
She is survived by 4 children, Colonel Scott (Renée) Corcoran of Stuttgart, Germany, Bret Corcoran of Brandon, SD, Tim (Diane) Corcoran of Sartell, MN, and Lisa Cranston of Huron, SD; 12 grandchildren, Adam Corcoran, Nick Corcoran, Tate Corcoran, Rachel Corcoran, Alyx Corcoran, Taylor Corcoran, Connor Corcoran, Haley Cranston, Quinn Cranston, Jack Corcoran, Sam Corcoran, and Julianne Corcoran; 5 siblings, Peggy (Neil) Tschetter of Rapid City, Kevin Howard of Rapid City, Sondra (Joe) Lockwood of Sioux Falls, Sue (Dick) Erickson of Yankton, and Signe (Terry) Texley of Sioux Falls; 1 sister-in-law, Patty Howard of Rapid City; many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Orville and Dora; her husband, Jerry on April 22, 2005; 1 brother, Jon Howard; and her mother/father-in-law, Charlie and Vera Corcoran.
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