Cheney Jr., John M., Saginaw, Michigan

Barbara P. Frost

Our beloved husband, father, son and brother passed away Wednesday, March 17, 2010, at St. Mary’s of Michigan at the age of 41 years. The son of Patricia (Oakes) Cheney-Heinroth and the late John M. Cheney Sr. was born February 9, 1969, in Saginaw. He married Sheila Cox, the daughter of Jim and Sharon Cox, on February 6, 1988. He worked at Nash Finch for 23 years. He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends, watching his favorite football team, the Detroit Lions, and playing WoW on the computer. John was very much loved and he will be missed by all who knew him. Besides his wife of 22 years he is survived by his children, Stephanie, Tiffanie, and Johnna Cheney; his sisters, Nina (Jim) Yates and Deborah Platko; brother-in-law and sisters-in-law, James Cox Jr., Kimberly (Mark) Malachowski and Tina (Joseph) Lysogorski; and many nieces and nephews. Funeral services will take place at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, March 23, 2010, at W.L. Case & Company 4480 Mackinaw Road. Rev. Rob Richards will officiate with burial to follow in Roselawn Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at the funeral home on Monday from 2:00 to 8:00 p.m. and again on Tuesday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the wishes of the family.