Wilma Ruth Cheek

February 15, 2021

Wilma Ruth (Yeary) Cheek, 92, of Summitville, Ind., died February 15, 2021 in her home.  She was born on July 9, 1928 in Clinton County to Jasper and Nancy (Ellison) Yeary.  She married Jesse J. Cheek in 1948 and he preceded her in death in 1981.

Wilma was a homemaker and loved to cook for her family.  She also enjoyed being outside, especially helping with the vegetable garden and the casino and playing cards.



Visitation and Services

Private family services will be held.  Burial will follow in Scott Cemetery.

Survived by:

Surviving are her daughter: Linda Cheek Schweitzer of Alexandria, IN; grandchildren: Kim Harrington (Marc Swindell), Michelle Harrington, Cher Cheek, Adam Cheek, Jessica Cheek, Calvin Cheek, Josh Cheek, and Derrick Cheek; several great-grandchildren, including Andrew, Mikey, and Peyton; 2 Great Great-Grandchildren: Oaklei and Kallen.  

Preceded by:

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, sons: Ronald Cheek and Richard James Cheek.


Leave your Condolences

7 Condolences for “Wilma Ruth Cheek”

  1. Norma Zetterberg February 17, 2021 at 6:57 pm

    I’m so sorry for your loss. Sending prayers.

  2. Martha Pillion Roach February 17, 2021 at 7:26 pm

    So sorry for your loss, prayers for the family. I am the daughter of Sam and Bonnie Pillion.

  3. Tiffany Smith February 17, 2021 at 9:42 pm

    I am very sorry to hear about the passing of your mom. Keeping you in my thoughts and prayers.
    Much love,
    Tiffany (Brenda’s daughter)

  4. Brenda (Click) Stevens February 18, 2021 at 6:06 pm

    Linda and family,

    Sorry to learn of your mom’s passing. Hold dear the memories of happy times and places.

  5. Pat Hedge February 18, 2021 at 8:30 pm

    Sorry to hear about your Mom. I know she loved to play cards.

  6. Allen and Brenda Sanders February 19, 2021 at 10:59 am

    Sorry Linda to hear about the death of your mother.

  7. Pat Hedge February 24, 2021 at 2:26 pm

    Linda, Sorry to hear about your Mom. Hang on to the memories.

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