OTTUMWA — Sheryl Ann McConaughey, 51, of 937 W. Mary St., died at 7:40 a.m. July 17, 2013, at Ottumwa Regional Health Center.
She was born February 1, 1962, in St. Paul, Minn., to Roy and Janet Tholen Lozinski.
A resident of Ottumwa for over 30 years, Sheryl had worked as a cook at the Stardust Restaurant in Ottumwa and at Ted’s Pizza in Bloomfield. She had worked in dietary at Vista Woods for 18 years, retiring in 2012. Sheryl had also worked at Cargill for a short time.
She enjoyed computer games, riding her Harley and taking care of her granddaughter.
Surviving are two daughters, Jessica McConaughey and Casey McConaughey, both of Ottumwa; a granddaughter, Bailey Madrid; a brother, Mike Lozinski of St. Paul, Minn.; two sisters, Carol Ulrick and Joann Albright both of Ottumwa; her companion of 20 years, Donald Bride.
She was preceded in death by her parents, a brother, Ronnie Lozinski, a nephew, Bill Kleinman and a brother-in-law, Glen Albright.
Her body has been cremated.
Memorial services will be 3 p.m. Friday at Reece Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to the family.