Cheryl E. Bedell Schanzer

Cheryl E. Bedell Schanzer, 62 of Parkersburg passed away November 29, 2017 at the Camden Clark Medical Center.

She was born in Pheonix, AZ the daughter of the late Vernon Leroy and Iona Evelyn Stutler Bedell.

She had worked as Director of Student Testing at Parkersburg Community College and WVU-P. She enjoyed jewelry making, was a seamstress, loved music and had an amazing voice and was a talented musician playing the piano, guitar and flute and above all she loved her grandchildren. She was a member of the Seventh Street United Methodist Church and sang in the choir and helped lead the worship music.

She is survived by her daughter, Amber Dawn Bedell Price (Mason) of Parkersburg. Her grandchildren, Malik Harvey and Emily Harvey both of Parkersburg. One brother, Fred V. Bedell of Washougal, WA. and many close friends that were like family.

Funeral services will be Tuesday at 1:00 p.m. at the Seventh Street United Methodist Church with Pastors Kathryn Riley Ambler and Norman Butler officiating. Interment will be in the Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday from 6-8 p.m. at the Leavitt Funeral Home in Parkersburg.

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