News From Terre Haute, Indiana

August 2, 2013

Cheryl L. Hamburg


---- — Cheryl L. Hamburg, 56, of Prairie Creek, passed away at 12:29 p.m. Wednesday July 31, 2013, in Union Hospital, after a battle with cancer. She was born Feb. 5, 1957, in Terre Haute, to Nicholas Rocco Sereno and Bernetta M. Barnes Sereno.

She married John H. Hamburg on April 10, 1976 and he preceded her in death on Oct. 24, 2000. Survivors include her son, Rocky Hamburg of Prairie Creek; a daughter, Nicole Lynn Hamburg of Terre Haute; three sisters Carla Bobbitt and her husband John of Terre Haute, Christine LeBrun, and Cindy Green and her husband Carl, all of West Terre Haute; three grandchildren, Skyler Wheeler, Kellsie Wheeler, and Tiffanee Urbain; her two best friends, Sue Loudermilk of Terre Haute and Lynn Weir-Hunter of Farmersburg; and several nieces and nephews. She also was preceded in death by her mother on Nov. 25, 2010; her father on July 29, 2013; and her nephew, Lucas Green on Dec. 31, 2012. She had worked several years at Couch Potato Video/Nick’s Video Store in West Terre Haute.

She loved her family and especially spending time with her grandchildren.

Funeral services for both Cheryl and her father, Nicholas Sereno, will be held together at 2 p.m. Monday, Aug. 5, 2013, in Fitzpatrick Funeral Home, 220 N. Third St., in West Terre Haute, with Pastor Joe Sereno officiating. Burial will be in Roselawn Memorial Park. Visitation will be 10 a.m. until service time Monday. The family kindly suggests that in lieu of flowers, if friends so desire, memorial contributions may be made to the Cheryl Hamburg Memorial Fund to assist with expenses with envelopes available in the funeral home.