Cheryl Andrea Horstmeier

Updated with visitation information.

Cheryl Andrea Horstmeier, 62 of Defiance, MO., died Monday, October 23, 2017 at her residence.


She was born August 28, 1955 in Bridgeport, CT. The daughter of the late Robert and Tecla "Tillie" Novak (nee Gustaitis).

Cheryl married the love of her life, Harold Harlen Horstmeier on May 25, 1974 in Dunoon, Scotland. She loved crafts, woodworking, dancing and the outdoors.

She is preceded in death by her loving parents, Robert and Tillie.

She is survived by her loving husband Harold Horstmeier. Loving mother of Jacob Horstmeier and Candis (Russell) Thomeczek. Loving sister of Bob August and Robert Novak. Loving grandmother of five.

A memorial visitation will be held on November 11, 2017 from 12:00 P.M to 2:00 P.M at St. Barnabas Church, 1400 N. Main., O'Fallon, MO 63366. It will be held in the hall below the church.