DANVILLE, PA ~ Cheryl A. Hackett, 52, of Danville, PA; passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, February 28, 2023, at her residence. She was born September 2, 1970, in San Fernando, Trinidad Tobago; the daughter of Earlyn McLeod.
She graduated from Erasmus High School in Brooklyn, New York and received her Associate’s Degree from Medgar Evers College in Brooklyn, New York.
She was employed by the Pennsylvania Department of Human Resources in the Office of Income and Maintenance in Danville, PA, and previously at Danville State Hospital as a Psychiatric Aide.
Cheryl loved to going on vacations, particularly to beaches, in Mexico and the Virgin Islands. She enjoyed cooking, traveling, shopping, making crafts, decorating and was a dessert chef.
She was a respectful, kind, and caring woman with a selfless heart and a potty mouth. Cheryl was the ROCK of her family and was easy to talk to with her calm spirit. She will be dearly missed by all who knew her.
She is survived by three beautiful daughters; Skylar N. Archer of Baltimore, MD; Caitlin P. Archer and Christina K. Archer; both of Danville, PA. Cheryl is also survived by three brothers; David McLeod, Glen Hackett, and Anthony McLeod; all of Trinidad and two sisters; Sharon J. McLeod-Charles and her husband Errol Charles of Long Island, NY and Debbie A. McLeod and her husband Brett Pennington of Binghamton, NY. Cheryl is also survived by her stepfathers; Frank Jones of Trinidad and Tobago and William Felder of Brooklyn, NY. Cheryl is also survived by a wide extended family.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Celebration of Cheryl’s Life on Wednesday, March 8, 2023, at 1:00PM at Christ Memorial Episcopal Church, 120 East Market Street, Danville, PA 17821. Friends will be received from 12:00PM-12:45PM at the church
The family will provide flowers. Memorial contributions may be made to https://gofund.me/eb58c7d3.
Arrangements are under the direction of Visneski Funeral Home, Inc 42 West Mahoning Street Danville PA 17821.