Alice H. Cheyer

November 6, 1935August 17, 2018

Alice Horowitz Cheyer died on Friday, August 17, 2018. She was 82. Born in Vienna, Austria and raised in New York City, she moved to Sharon, Massachusetts, in 1970 with her husband, the late Thomas F. Cheyer. Ms. Cheyer was a freelance copy editor of nonfiction publications. She was a member of the Jewish Family Chavurah, the Sharon Alternative School, and the Sharon Friends of Conservation, and was an active advocate for open government and land preservation. Ms. Cheyer is survived by her sons, Adam J. Cheyer and Jonathan M. Cheyer; her daughter, Sara Cheyer LaFleur; her sister, Karen Horowitz Starr; her brother, Edward D. Horowitz of New York City; and five grandchildren. No flowers or gifts please, but if so inclined, you may make a small donation in memory of Alice Cheyer to the Sharon Friends of Conservation at


  • Graveside Service Sunday, August 19, 2018

Alice H. Cheyer

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Linda Dillon

August 20, 2018

Alice was a very special person. She will be missed by everyone in town. A beautiful women.

Faith And David Berkland

August 20, 2018

Missed seeing her at sfoc meetings the past few years. Her presence was always felt however, and so it will continue to be. Farewell Alice.

Linda Rosen

August 19, 2018

So very sorry for your loss. I knew Alice through my work for the town and will definitely miss seeing her at town meetings. She cared deeply for the town and will be missed.

Tommie McLaughlin

August 19, 2018

Jon, Jen, Daniel, and Becca,

We are so sorry to hear of your loss. The love of family and friends will guide you through grief to peace.
Tommie, Bob, Jillian, and Addie