Cheryl Lynn Klenke Veague

Cheryl Lynn Klenke Veague, 55 of Sonora, died Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at her home. She was a native of Highland, IL, grew up in Hamel, IL and graduated from Northern Illinois University. She was a Global Sales Executive for ADP and a member of Valley Creek Baptist Church. She was the former Chairwoman of Elizabethtown Christian Academy Board, an active volunteer at Feeding America and had a longtime involvement in Flames Soccer, loved breeding horses and loved her farm. She is survived by her husband of 15 years, John Patrick Veague; one son, Jacob "Jake" Daniel Veague of Sonora; her mother, Reba Rollins Klenke of Glen Carbon, IL; one brother, Daniel (Connie) Klenke of Pacific, MO; one sister, Diana (Steve) Pate of Corinth, TX and 13 nieces and nephews, Derek (Ann) Pate, Marlana Hope, Amanda (Josh) Myers, Dustin Klenke, Danette (George) McGregor, Aristotle, Athena and Sophia Nakos, Somhairle Galvin, Imogen Galvin, Odhran Galvin, Molly Mendez and Anthony Mendez. A memorial service will be held Sunday at 3pm at Valley Creek Baptist Church with Rev. Scott Kerr officiating. Expressions of sympathy may be made to Cure PSP (Progressive Supranuclear Palsy) or to Feeding America of the Heartland. Condolences may be expressed online at



Sunday, September 17, 2017 starting at 3:00 PM
Valley Creek Baptist Church