Cheri Fay Brakey Memorial Scholarship

Ted and his wife, Lois Schmitz. Two smiling, older Caucasian people. Both have white hair and thin, wire-frame glasses. The man is in a white shirt and the woman in a light blue jacket.

Cheri was raised on the family farm and graduated from WHS in 1968. While at WHS, she sang in the “Gay Notes” and other activities. She and her husband Dave were the parents of two children. She enjoyed riding her motorcycle, boating, camping and down-hill skiing. Cheri took great pride in her home and her flower gardens. She enjoyed hosting family gatherings and friends in her home. She retired in 2006 from the Williams County Abstract Office. She died in 2006, shortly after working on and attending her 40th class reunion. Her family established this memorial scholarship to honor her.

Scholarship amount: $1000

2017 Cheri Fay Brakey Memorial Winner

2018 Cheri Fay Brakey Memorial Winner