Obituaries: Cheryl Belzer

Drasco, AR-Cheryl Irene Coltrain Belzer, 59, formerly of Eddyville, IA, died May 5, 2017 in Batesville, AR.


She was born September 5, 1957 in Des Moines, IA to Donald and Norma (Walter) Coltrain.  She married Dennis Belzer, July 3, 1982.  He preceded her in death October 4, 1995.


A graduate of Newtown-Harris High, Newtown, MO.  She was a stay at home mom until her kids were raised.  Cheryl worked many different places and had many different talents.


Cheryl enjoyed her grandchildren, shopping, crafting, gardening and entertaining people with her stories.


Surviving is her father, Donald Coltrain of Newtown, MO; three children, Esther Belzer of Albia, Justin (Dana) Belzer of Ottumwa, and David (Sarah) Belzer of Talking Rock, GA; three grandchildren Kyle, Faith, and Lottie; siblings Carolyn (Jack) Hood, Bob (Terry) Coltrain, LouAndrea (Kurt) Metzger, Fred (Marilynn) Coltrain, Renee Trevino, Rebecca (Felipe) Coltrain Nunez, Geri (Steve) Vincent, Kevin (Brandy) Coltrain; several nieces and nephews; several aunts and uncles; and her special friend, Robert Hood.


She was preceded in death by her mother, husband, and an infant brother.


Her body has been cremated.


Memorial services will be set at a later date.  Inurnment will be in Bluff Creek Cemetery.


Memorials may be made to the family.