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Cindy Sue Miller

Cedar Rapids

Cindy Sue Miller, 65, of Cedar Rapids, died from a sudden illness on Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018, amid loving family at Mercy Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Sunday at the Cedar Memorial Park Chapel of Memories, where there will be a visitation after 11 a.m. The Rev. Leonard Ranson will officiate. Interment services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Oakland Cemetery in Waukon, Iowa.
Cindy is survived by her parents, Lorna and George Miller of Ely, Iowa; brother, Terry Miller and his wife, Yong Mi, of Ely, Iowa; daughter, Dawn Roth and her husband, Ed Roth, of Marion, Iowa; son, Joseph Schroeder and partner, Elizabeth Bertling, of Cedar Rapids, Iowa; daughter, Andrea Rhoades and her husband, William, of Cedar Rapids, Iowa; nine grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and several others whom she loved as grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Clarence and Delaney Bloxham and Frank and Eunice Miller.
Cindy was born on Sept. 26, 1953, to George and Lorna Miller in Waukon, Iowa. She graduated in 1971 from Jefferson High School in Cedar Rapids. Cindy worked for Kmart in Cedar Rapids for approximately 20 years until the early '90s. Cindy maintained friendships with many of her former co-workers. She also worked in the telecommunications department of Mercy Medical Center for 22 years and regarded her peers as a second family. She was very active in Mercy-related holiday and public events.
Cindy was in awe of her parents and dearly loved her brother. She wanted the best for her children and doted on her grandchildren.
Cindy was a devoted John Wayne fan, loved crafts, enjoyed music and movies and provided a loving home for many cats through the years.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established.
Please leave a message or tribute to Cindy's family on our web page, www.cedarmemorial.com, under obituaries.