Cheryle Renee Pringle
February 8, 1962 - May 5, 2023
Cheryle Renee Pringle, age 61, of Newark, DE, passed away on Friday, May 5, 2023.
Born in Philadelphia, on February 8, 1962, she was a daughter of Stanley and the late Josephine (Ware) Pringle. At an early age it was apparent that Cheryle was blessed with artistic talent along with being academically gifted. While still in high school, she was awarded a scholarship to attend Moore College of Art in Philadelphia on the weekends. At Moore, she enhanced her talent by learning formal artistic techniques. After graduating Valedictorian from West Philadelphia High School, Cheryle studied engineering and art at the University of Pennsylvania. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil and Urban Engineering in 1984.
Cheryle was a licensed professional engineer in Delaware and retired from a long outstanding career at Delmarva Power, where she was an engineering and business Manager. She was an entrepreneur and owner of Peach Blossom Creations, LLC, her online creative art and fashion doll clothing business.
Cheryle had served on the Delaware Chamber of Commerce, the Miss Utility of Delmarva Board of Directors, and the Delaware State Arts Council. She had served as Trustee/Treasurer of Shiloh Baptist Church of Wilmington, DE. She served on the Leadership Enrichment Arts Program (LEAP) Board of Directors. She was a 2006 Black Achiever, a Howard High School mentor, and a member of the Society of Women Engineers and the National Society of Black Engineers.
Cheryle is survived by her daughter, Britney Pringle; sisters, Marie Bey (Antoine), Lisa Young (James), and Michelle Pringle; uncles, Nathaniel Ware (Priscilla) and Richard Taylor, Jr. (Debi); several nieces, nephews, great-nieces, and great-nephews; and her purr-fect feline companion, Jade.
A visitation for family and friends will be held from 10 am until 11 am on Wednesday, May 17, 2023, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 121 West Park Place, Newark, DE, where a funeral service will begin at 11 am. Interment will be held privately.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Cheryle’s name to the American Cancer Society, PO Box 6704, Hagerstown, MD 21741 or online by clicking here or to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or online by clicking here.
22 Condolences for Cheryle Renee Pringle
I sincerely send my condolences on behalf of my entire Family to Britney and the entire Pringle Family, I am truly sorry for your loss.
While Cheryle was an Amazing Big Sister and Woman, gone too soon, I am grateful to be counted as one of the people who was Blessed to have been touched by her Love & Kindness. From my age of 16 to 55, I had the privilege of her calling me Brother, always had a word of encouragement, and she believed in me always. To me Cheryle embodied Mom Pringle’s whole Spirit, and now both their Spirits reside with Britney and the Family.
You both will always be missed, never forgotten and forever with us.
May God Comfort and keep the Pringle Family during your time of morning. (Sorry for being longwinded)
Love & God Bless
Terry L Matthews
Praying for healing. God continue to be with the family and friends of Cheryle.
Tawanda D. Vallery
Our sincere condolences to Brittney and family. We are praying for you!!🙏❤️🙏 Love the Vallery”s From Shiloh Baptist Church
My sincere condolences to you and family.
Marie A Bright
My heart is broken after losing my dear, dear friend, Cheryle. I still weep, for her every single day. We wrote each other a few times a week, and had shared a closeness that was precious to me. Stuart and I live in England, but when we visited the USA, we stayed at my sister’s home a few years ago and Cheryle joined us for lunch then. I’ll always remember how special she was and we shared so much that day. Both my husband and I loved her so. Goodnight, Sweet Angel. We shall miss you terribly, but you will always live forever in our hearts. Love, Marie & Stuart Bright
The residents and staff from The Broad Street Residence send our sincere condolences to the entire Pringle family.
My sincere condolences to you Brittany and the entire PO ringle family. Be strong in the Lord and in the power of His might. Love, peace and blessings.
Oteria G. Sheldon
To the family of Cheryle. I am your 2nd cousin Oteria Sheldon. The family called me by my middle name – Gladys. It’s with sadness that I write this. We who believe know that she is in a better and safer place. Trust God and the faith of your mother Josephine to bring all of you through.
Words cannot explain how much you will be missed Cheryle Pringle.
I LOVE YOU and you will always be in my heart!!!
My deepest condolences go out to the entire family.
Love you Britt♥️
So sorry to hear of the passing of Cheryl. She had a beautiful spirit and was loved by all.
Lawrence and Irma Parker
We will always remember Cheryle and the services she rendered at Shiloh Baptist Church, particularly as it relates to the Leap Program and the graphic art work she provided during the special days at Shiloh. Britany, we will be praying for you and family. Blessings!
Irene Williams (Great Aunt)
Sorry to hear about the loss of Cheryle. Sending my love & sincere condolences.
Great Aunt Irene Johnson Williams
Little Plymouth, VA
My Dearest Britney and Family, you have my deepest and sincerest condolences in the loss of your Mother. Cheryle is definitely one of God’s beloved Angels who has earned her wings. Cheryle was such a sweet loving and caring person. She will always be remembered and deeply missed. Psalms 121 tells you to Look to the hills from whence cometh your help and know that your help comes from the Lord. May the Lord provide you the comfort and strength that you need.
Carolyn and Family
So sorry to hear of Cherly‘s passing. She was always so kind and easy to work with prayers to the family.
Deepest sympathy Britney in the loss of your mother. May the Lord wrap HIS arms around you and give you comfort. Prayers are being lifted for you and the family. ~~~ The R. Bryants from Shiloh Baptist Church
Sending prayers of love to the family, especially to her amazing daughter Britney. May God continue to watch over and cover all of you.
Shanel M. Roland ❤️
My condolences and prayers go out to Cheryle’s family and friends. She was a joy to know and work with; a beautiful soul with a brilliant mind. I remember feeling sad when she retired; but I rather keep that sadness over this one. If she could positively impact me in the few brief years I knew her, I can only imagine how much she blessed the lives of those who knew and loved her much longer.
It was a pleasure to experience you while you were here. You were kind and loving to me from the moment I met you, even without out knowing me, that speaks to your character and loving heart. I pray you are at peace and that you watch over your family and help them find comfort in your absence. Send them your love while they wait to reunite with you again. Rest well beautiful soul.
Deac Odell Lee RET
To Britany and Cheryl’s Family my Prayers and Condolences. She was a stone in the foundation of our Shiloh Church Family and a role model for many. I will miss her smile and quiet strength. To her Family death gives us heartache that no man can heal but, love gives us memories that no man can steal..Hold fast to loving memories as the comforter will come. God Bless
Daleene Hobbs Lee
To the Family, I was so saddened to hear of the passing of Cheryle. A quiet yet Strong Woman of God.
My Prayers and Condolences to Britney and the Pringle Family.
Sending my heartfelt condolences to you Brittney and your family as you celebrate the life of Cheryle. May you find joy and peace in memories and in the love of family, friends, and your sisters and brothers at Shiloh.
Marilyn Cale Turner
I was saddened when I heard about the passing of Cheryle. Cheryle embraced me when I became employed at DPL years ago. She always had an encouraging word for me. There were times when we would have our belly laughs! She was very humble and easy to talk to. Cheryle saw things in me that I didn’t see in myself, and I will forever be grateful that our paths crossed.
Brittney, you are in my thoughts and prayers. (You have my #). You had a wonderful Mom and thanks for sharing her with us!