Cheryl Arlene Kivisto, age 64, passed away Aug. 20, 2012, in Lancaster, Calif. She was born Nov. 23, 1947, in Brockton, Mass., and has lived in the Antelope Valley for the past nine years. Beloved mother, daughter, sister and grandmother, and was very active with her grandchildren. She is survived by his two children, Gavin (Tracie) Kivisto, of Carlsbad, Calif., and Sundy
(Karl) Springman, of Rosamond, Calif.; her mother, Ruth Hall, of Halifax, Mass.; two sisters, Norma (Alan) Nelson, of Lakeview, Mass., and Terry Flaherty, of Kingston, Mass.; five
grandchildren, Halie, Maya and Alyx Kivisto and Sheridan and Samantha Springman.
Preceding her in death are her husband, Gary Kivisto in October of 2009; and her father, Ernest Hall in January of 2003.
Graveside services will be on Saturday, Aug. 25 at 11:30 a.m. at the Lakewood Cemetery in Crosby.