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Cheryl Ann Halmeoja
Date of Death: March, 18 2018
          Cheryl Ann Halmeoja, 67, Rapid River, passed away on Sunday March 18, 2018 at UP Health System in Marquette. She was born on April 8, 1950 in Escanaba, MI, daughter of the late Eugene and Lula (McMillie) Coppock. On March 6, 1971 she married James "Jim" Halmeoja in Gladstone, MI.
          Cheryl is survived by her husband, three brothers: Richard (Kathy), twin brother Gerald (Donna) and Bruce Coppock, as well as many great friends, including: Brenda (Dennis) Chenier.
          She was preceded in death by her parents and three brothers: James, Thomas and David Coppock.
          In keeping with the wishes of Cheryl, there will be no public services. Her family is celebrating her life privately at the Allo Coolman Funeral Home in Escanaba with Pastor Jason Janich from New Life Church in Escanaba officiating.
          Please visit to send online condolences to her family.

  • "Our condolences go out to the family. I remember growing up in church with the Zion league members, Carol, Brenda, Donna Aleta and myself. It felt like such a family with my mom, gene sydmark. Will keep you in our prayers. "
    -Debbie Leitzke

  • "So sorry.. my favorite sister in law. You will be missed by many my dear. Jim, you were a lucky you, take care. Karen and trudy"
    -Karen Halmeoja

  • "So sorry to hear of Cheryl's passing. She will be missed by all. What a privilege to have had her in my life as a friend. Condolences to all. Keeping Cheryl and all her family in our prayers."
    -Marie Masterson

  • "Sorry to hear about Cheryl. She will be missed by many.Take care Jim. Judy Jeff and Mike Johnson "
    -Mike Johnson

  • "We will miss you Auntie Cheryl. From the Coppock family."
    -Brian Coppock

  • "We are saddened to learn of Cheryl's passing. She leaves this world way too soon. We so enjoyed Cheryl's friendship and familial support. May she rest in peace. "
    -Buck and Judy McMillie

  • "To Jim and all the Family; So sorry to hear about Cheryl. You all are in my thoughts and prayers."
    -Cherie and Steve Coble

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