Virgil L. Drescher…January 3, 1952 – August 28, 2018



Services for former longtime Cheyenne County Sheriff, Virgil Drescher, will be held at 10am on Monday, September 3, 2018 at Cheyenne Wells Old High School under the direction of Brown Funeral Home in Cheyenne Wells. Visitation will be from 6pm to 8pm on Sunday, September 2, 2018 at Brown Funeral Home.  Burial will follow in the Arapahoe Cemetery in Arapahoe, CO.

Survivors include: Wife: Sherry Drescher of Cheyenne Wells;  Children: Chere (Bent) Johnson of Cheyenne Wells, CO, Wayne Drescher of Cheyenne Wells, CO; One granddaughter: Lena Johnson; mother: Annabelle Schwab of Cheyenne Wells, brothers: Junior (May) Drescher of Cheyenne Wells, CO, Jerry (Diane) Moyer of Arkansas, uncle: Vernon (Betty) Drescher of Stratton, CO; aunt: Marilyn Gurley of Mesquite, NM, and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives as well as my many friends.

Preceded by: Father Wilbur Drescher and two brothers and two sisters.

Memorial contributions: Virgil Drescher Memorial Association in c/o Eastern Colorado Bank; Box 888, Cheyenne Wells, CO  80810.

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