Cynthia W. Lewis, 70, of Jacksonville, FL, formerly of Newark, DE, passed away peacefully on July 5, 2021.
Born in Wilmington, Delaware, Cindy was a 1969 graduate of John Dickinson High School. After earning her LPN certification in 1972, she served as a nurse for many years in several private practices and nursing homes in Wilmington and Newark, most notably with Drs. Stewart and Klein, Newark pediatricians.
A devoted wife and mother, Cindy’s greatest joy was found in raising her family. She never missed a single little league game, concert, football game, parade, or any other event in the lives of her family.
Cindy was predeceased by her parents, William M. and Dorothy D. Wood. She is survived by her husband of 48 years, R. Kent, of Jacksonville; children, Richard (Jonathan) of Jacksonville, Mary Beth Hetzler (Andrew) of Newark, David (Jill) of Newark; grandchildren Claire and Corinne Hetzler; brother, William M. Wood, Jr. (Stephanie) of Leonardtown, MD; niece, Michelle D. Wood, and nephew, Nolan D. Wood. Additionally, she will be lovingly remembered by her many cousins and aunt Marie Stringfellow of Wilmington.
A Service will be held on Wednesday, July 14 at 11 a.m. at Chandler Funeral Home, 2506 Concord Pike, Wilmington, DE 19803. A visitation will be held prior from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Interment will follow at Silverbrook Cemetery.
For online condolences, please visit Chandlerfuneralhome.com.