CHERYL M. HYKES
Cheryl Marie Hykes, age 50 and a resident of Amherst, passed away peacefully
surrounded by her loving family at her home under the care of Mercy New Life
Hospice on Wednesday, May 18, 2022.
Cheryl was born March 2, 1972 in Amherst, raised there and graduated from
Firelands High School. Cheryl was employed at Ridge Tool and Forest City
prior to her illness.
She was a member of Journey Church, Avon.
Cheryl loved her grandchildren and was able to spend her last days with them
and her daughters Jessica and Shannon. Her hobbies included cooking,
watching sunsets, and being by the water.
Survivors include her daughters Jessica Hykes of Amherst and Shannon Hykes
of Oberlin, four grandchildren, her mother Beatrice Vogel of Lorain, and
brother and sister-in-law Dennis and Rebecca Vogel of Elyria, and niece
Emily and nephew Justin of Elyria.
She was preceded in death by her former husband Gerald Shawn Hykes (2007),
father Robert Gene Vogel (1986), maternal grandparents Morris and Florence
Jones, paternal grandparents Robert and Frances Vogel, uncles Kenny Vogel,
Chuck Vogel, Robert Jones, and aunts Jackie Vogel and Deanna Vogel.
Family will receive friends at the Andras Crematory & Funeral Home, 3900
Broadway Avenue, Lorain on Monday from 6-8 p.m. There will be a 7:30 p.m.