Cheri K. Leimer, 92, of Amarillo, TX passed away Sunday, January 10, 2021, due to complications from COVID-19.
A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.
She was born on November 30, 1928, in Electra, Texas to E.E. Kilchriste and Ethel Hale Kilchriste. She had lived in Dumas, Texas for over 65 years.
She married R. D. Leimer on July 11, 1958, in Fullerton, Nebraska. They celebrated their 62nd anniversary this past year.
Cheri was a full-time mom taking care of her husband and four children. There was always a snack ready for the kids when they got home from school.
Cheri loved hand work of every kind but quilting became her passion. She hand quilted with the ladies at St. John’s Lutheran Church for 50 years.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, Wayne Slagle, and her son Michael Slagle.
She is survived by her husband; children, Jennifer Daniels (Rex), Jeﬀ Slagle (Deborah), and Lesli Leimer; five grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
Cheri loved God, her family, and her friends. She will be greatly missed.