Cheryl E. Tully

Cheryl E. Tully, 54, of Lafayette, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, December 19, 2015 at St. Elizabeth East. She was born January 16, 1961, in Noblesville, IN, to the late Marion and Mildred “Mickey” (Murphy) Perkins. Cheryl graduated from Western Boone Community High School in 1979. She received her Bachelors degree from Indiana State University and a Masters from Purdue Univeristy. On June 16, 1990 she married Joseph Tully in Lafayette and he survives. Cheryl taught for Lafayette School Corp. for 25 years and retired in 2011. She was a member of First Christian Church and enjoyed traveling, history, music, animals, nature, genealogy; however, her faith, family and friends were the most cherished. Cheryl loved flying and received her pilots license while attending Indiana State University. Surviving along with her husband are her children Christina M. Tully, Joshua S. P. Tully both at home. Also survivng is her sister Karen L. Clark (Rix) of Frankfort. Cheryl was preceded in death by a sister Pamela K. Perkins.

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About Leiomyosarcoma Support & Direct Research Foundation (LMSDR)

We collaborate with researchers and other organization to reach our mission and vision of finding treatments that will work. We have created the Leiomyosarcoma Tissue Bank for researchers to study our disease, the Leiomyosarcoma website for education and support at our leiomyosarcoma patient conferences, in Denver, Colorado, San Francisco, California, New York City, New York, and Maui, Hawaii.  Please stay in touch with our website for more upcoming events sponsored by Leiomyosarcoma Support & Direct Research Foundation.This fund was created out of love for Cheryl E. Tully to help others win their battle with leiomyosarcoma by funding LMS specific research. Leiomyosarcoma Support & Direct Research Foundation (LMSDR) raises donations for Leiomyosarcoma research and patient support.  We advocate directly with sarcoma researchers to study leiomyosarcoma. We offer the largest moderated support group online for leiomyosarcoma, where patients and loved ones get the latest LMS news and  personal support. The LMSDR’s website offers local support groups, details of what we do, the research we have funded and many resources for the Leiomyosarcoma community. The LMSe Alerts is our monthly newsletter, offering more updated clinical trials, news and community events. The Leiomyosarcoma Lifeline is our new blog, featuring patient stories and our well-known Long Term Thriver stories.

Leiomyosarcoma Support & Direct Research is an all volunteer organization which Cheryl E. Tully supported.  We are proud to have Patient Registry to collect data, and ran successful blood collections for study. We have brought patients and loved ones together from all over the minimal amount of expenses as possible, to ensure your money goes directly to funding promising research for leiomyosarcoma specifically.  You can volunteer, put on fundraisers, promote LMS awareness and ask your employer for matched funds. Please consider making a donation and helping us Work, not wish, for treatments that will work for us. We have been a 501(C) (3) since 2006 and a tax-free charity.

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