Cheryl Ann (Clem) Deane, 62, passed away at the OSU James Cancer Hospital on Monday, June 22, 2015 after a long and courageous battle with cancer. She was born on January 25, 1953 in Urbana, OH, the daughter of Marjorie E. Kimball and Robert E. Clem, who preceded her in death. She was a 1972 graduate of West Liberty-Salem High School. Cheryl was employed at SPECO Corp in Springfield, OH until the plant closing in 1992. She is survived by her husband of 31 years, Jamie K. Deane; her son, Jamie W. Thomas; granddaughter Taylor Thomas; grandson, Trent Thomas; stepson, Vernon E. Deane; granddaughters Brianna and Haley Deane; brother, Allen (Deanna) Sundheimer of Urbana; sister, Melanie (Robert) Swadner of New York; brother, Bob (Jennie) Clem of Bellefontaine; brother, Warne Kimball of Mingo; brother- and sisters-in-law, David Deane of North Carolina, Cynthia and Joe Carmazzi of North Carolina, Nelson and Sandra Deane of Urbana, Jeff Deane of Springfield, Chris and Kim Deane of Urbana and Mitzi and Steve Evans of Springfield; many nieces and nephews; and special friends Mona and Bill Detrick of West Liberty, Gloria and Rick Davis of Urbana, Jeff and Kelli Stoner of West Liberty and Shannan Byers of St. Paris. Cheryl was a very special person kind, generous and a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother and friend. She will be sorely missed by all. Private services will be held at the convenience of the family with Pastor Sim Bowen. Burial will follow in Grandview Cemetery, Urbana. In lieu of flowers, the family wishes donations to be made in Cheryls memory to PAWS Animal Shelter, 1535 W. U.S. Route 36, Urbana, OH 43078, Barely Used Pets, 370 N. Dugan Road, Urbana or to SASS Rescue in Urbana. Cheryl was an animal lover and was deeply saddened by the passing of her Shih Tzu Harley this past year. A memorial and life celebration party will be held at a later date. The family is being served by WALTER & STOWE FUNERAL HOME, Urbana. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.walterfunerals.com.