Cindy L. LaCombe Edwards
Cindy L. LaCombe Edwards
  • July 10, 1957 - December 30, 2017
  • Bloomington, Illinois

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Bloomington -Cindy LaCombe Edwards, 60, of Bloomington, passed away Saturday, December 30, 2017, at her residence.
Cindy was born July 10, 1957, in Rantoul, IL, the daughter of Rodger and Beverly Stemke Gillenwater. They survive.
Also surviving is her brother, Keith (Yvonne) LaCombe, Normal; two sisters, Michele (Dave) Krueger, Bloomington; and Laura (Tom) Lamberti, Bloomington; five nephews, Joshua (Beth) LaCombe, Brandon Krueger, Jordan Wright, Braden Wright and August Krueger; a niece, Kristen (Matt) Kubsch; two great nieces, Harper and Addie LaCombe; a great nephew, Theo Kubsch; her grandma, Nina Gillenwater, Watseka; her beloved dog, "Abby"; and numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins. She was preceded in death by her natural father, Bertano LaCombe; maternal grandparents, Vincent and Evelyn Stemke; and paternal grandfather, OD Gillenwater.
Cindy was an awesome aunt to her nephews and nieces. She was a loving daughter and sister. Some of her hobbies in life were going to garage sales, reading books and going to movies. She was an avid Chicago Cubs fan and enjoyed watching them win the World Series. She attended Trinity Lutheran Elementary School. She graduated from Normal High School and attended Lincoln College. She worked at First Farm Credit Services for many years.
Per Cindy's wishes, cremation rites have been accorded. A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, January 7, 2018 at East Lawn Funeral Home. Online condolences may be shared with the family at