March 27, 1947—Dec. 27, 2015 Cherie Eileen (Warnecke) Hoehnke of Fairfield Glade, TN passed away peacefully on Dec. 27, 2015, at Wharton Nursing Home in Pleasant Hill, TN, where she had been a resident the past three years. She had battled cancer and the many problems it created for over 40 years. She was truly an inspiration to the people she came into contact with. Cherie was born in Oconto, WI, on March 27, 1947, to Kenneth and Eileen (Phillipe) Warnecke. She graduated from South High School in Sheboygan, WI, in 1965 and from Columbia School of Nursing in Milwaukee in 1968. In addition to her parents, survivors include Jim Hoehnke, her devoted husband of 47 years; son, Tim (Tina) Hoehnke of Bexley, OH; daughter, Kim Hoehnke (Chad) Busch of Blue Mounds, WI; one grandson; four granddaughters; four brothers; one sister; and several nieces and nephews. The family has chosen cremation and no services are planned at this time. Final Care Cremation Services of Sparta, TN, are in charge of arrangements. To leave a message for the family please visit Cherie’s memorial page at .