Cheryl Prescott


Cheryl PrescottCheryl Prescott age 71 of Redwood Falls, Minnesota passed away Sunday July 9, 2017 at Sunwood Good Samaritan Care Center, after a long battle with bone metastasis from breast cancer.  Funeral services will be held 10:30 am Wednesday July 12 at the Redwood Valley Funeral Home.  Visitation will be 4:00-7:00 pm Tuesday at the funeral home and will continue Wednesday from 9:00am till the time of service.  Burial will be at St. Cornelia’s Episcopal Cemetery on the Lower Sioux Community.  Online condolences may be sent at  Stephens Funeral Service – Redwood Valley Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.

Cheryl Lynn (Castle) Prescott was born June 20, 1946 at Redwood Falls Hospital, to Clara Castle and Harold Mosier. Clara was killed in a car accident in December of 1947 and Harold entered the military. Cheryl was then adopted by her grandparents Fay and Hattie Castle.  She graduated from Redwood Falls High School in 1964.  Cheryl married Michael Prescott in 1968 and had two sons Darin Michael and Gabriel David.  Cheryl worked as a legal secretary for many years at Ebbesen Passe and Whitmore and helped with Prescott’s Printing Services.  She co-owned Morton Mall and was ward secretary at Redwood Area Hospital.  Her pastimes included crossword puzzles, reading and jigsaw puzzles, as well as spending time with family at the lake and being with grandkids.

Cheryl is survived by sons: Darin and Gabriel (Kara); grandsons: Makale and Kohen; granddaughter Reese; stepmother Viola Mosier; half brothers: Barry (Mary Beth) and Dean; half sisters: Joan (Darryl) Haugen, Lynn Mosier and Patti (Larry) Duscher.  She is preceded in death by parents, grandparents and former husband, Michael Prescott.


  1. Skip Waterfield says:

    I am so sorry to hear that Mrs Prescott move on I always loved that young Lady and Mike Darin and my little buddy Gab sure wish I was there but my heart is with all of y’all Cheryl ment a lot to so many. Love all of y’all. Skip Waterfield

  2. Anne Johnson says:

    So sorry for your loss Gabe and Kara, and Darin.

  3. laurie halder says:

    Darin ,Gab and family….I send my deepest sympathy. Your mother was such a lovely caring woman and was always so sweet when she visited the Dakota Restaurant I will dearly miss her and I send my love to you all may Cheryl rest in peace

  4. Kevin Lance says:

    My condolences to Cherry’s family. I was saddened to hear of her passing.

  5. Tim Castle says:

    Thoughts and prayers to you all. Sorry to hear about Cheryl’s passing. Rest in peace!

  6. Ruth Plotkin Shumaker says:

    May time heal your sorrow
    Family and friends help ease your pain
    Peace replace heartache and warm memories remain

  7. Barb brockman says:

    Darin and family my deepest sympathies are with you at this time. I truly enjoyed every minute i got to care for cheryl, she was the nicest, sweetest most caring lady. She was such a joy to just sit and visit with and i know she enjoyed it to. She will be greatly missed everyday i go to work!

  8. Deanna Gehrke says:

    So sorry for your loss. Though I only met her while in Sunwood, she seamed like a very nice lady. R.I.P Cheryl

  9. Nancy Chmelar (Grejtak) says:

    Sorry to hear Cheryl is gone, She and I shared the dubious honor of being the shortest people in the class pf’64.

  10. Joanne Oliver says:

    So sorry Darin for your loss. Losing a parent is never easy. Hugs & prayers to you & your family.

  11. Terry R Marguth says:

    I am very sorry for the loss of your mother. She was truly a beautiful lady to so many people. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  12. Dan, Marie, and Lily Rose says:

    Our deepest sympathies in your time of loss. Thinking of all of you. God bless you and the entire Prescott family. Cheryl will be deeply missed

  13. Travis O'Neil says:

    Everyone is in our hearts and prayers. Those we love don’t go away, they walk beside us everyday.
    We love and miss you guys,
    Travis, Cindy, Riley, Noah and Aidan O’Neil

  14. Randy & Ellen Picka says:

    We are very sorry for your loss. Our condolences to Darin and Gabe. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

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