Cheryl A. Horton, 75, passed away on Tuesday, June 22, 2021, in the arms of her husband and daughter at Rhode Island Hospital.
She was the wife of David R. Horton to whom she was married for 52 years.
Born in Cranston, she was the daughter of the late Urban “Herb” and Arlene (Duarte) Travers.
Mrs. Horton loved her customers at Horton’s Seafood where she was the proud co-owner for many years. She was also a 4th-grade teacher for the East Providence School Department. She enjoyed going to the casino and became an avid Mahjong player. Her biggest joy was her daughter and grandsons who were the love of her life.
Besides her husband she leaves one daughter, Heather Miller and her husband Jeffrey of Rehoboth, five grandsons, Cameron, Ashton, Sebastian, London and Blaze Coogan, three sisters, Cynthia DeLuca, Claudia Leonard, and Meribeth Bragg, one brother, Gregory Travers, and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Her funeral will be held on Monday, June 28, 2021, at 9:00 AM from the PERRY-MCSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 AM in Saint Martha’s Church, Pawtucket Avenue. Burial will be private. Calling hours will be held on Sunday from 2-5.