Cheryl C. Finfrock (68) of Lawrenceville, formerly of Effingham and Champaign


Published on July 1 2013 11:23 am

Cheryl C. Finfrock, 68, of Lawrenceville, Illinois, formerly of Effingham and Champaign, passed away at 12:47 p.m, Saturday, June 29, 2013, at IU Health Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday July 6, at Arborcrest Memorial Park in rural Effingham. Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. Friday, July 5, at Johnson Funeral Home in Effingham.  Services are under the care of Johnson Funeral Home in Effingham.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to your local humane society. Online condolences may be left at

Cheryl was born on January 7, 1945, in Effingham, IL, the daughter of Claude and Ruby (Brockett) Tyner. She married Carl Finfrock on October 15, 1967, in Effingham.  Cheryl was a member of Pennsylvania Avenue Baptist Church in Urbana, IL. Cheryl’s life work was as a medical transcriptionist for over forty years. She worked in Effingham, Champaign, and Vincennes, IN. Cheryl retired from the Vincennes Orthopedic Clinic. Cheryl loved her pets and also enjoyed feeding and watching birds. What Cheryl loved most though was spending time visiting with her friends and family.

Cheryl is survived by her husband, Carl Finfrock of Lawrenceville, IL; daughter, Shawn Finfrock of Champaign, IL; sister, Sheila (Revis) Shelton of Effingham; niece, Kim (Andrew) Fritz of Saginaw, TX; dear friend, Catherine Lee of Palm Harbor, FL; and several other nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents.