Cynthia Ann Elder


Cynthia Ann Elder, 53, of Belleville, Illinois, born Thursday, August 14, 1958, in Saint Louis, MO, died Friday, July 13, 2012 at  St. Elizabeth Hospital in Belleville, IL.

Cindy formerly worked as a clerk for a licensing agency. She attended St. Matthew United Methodist Church Belleville Illinois and was a member of the Belleville Area Humane Society.  

She was preceded in death by her:

  • Mother: Marilyn nee Hopkins Barbeau
  • Step-Mother: Lois Elder
  • Half-Sister: Monique Barbeau

Surviving are her:

  • Father: Robert (Beulah) Elder of Belleville, IL
  • Brothers
    • Jeffrey (Kathleen) Elder of Belleville, IL
    • Dean (Carol) Elder of Millstadt, IL
  • Half-Sister: Michelle (Bob) Barbeau-Jones of Millstadt, IL
  • Nieces and Nephews
    • Alex, Kelsey, Ashley and Erica Elder
    • Monique and Hannah Jones
  • Special Friends
    • Chris Hammond
    • Mildred Farmer
  • Pet Companion: Butch

Memorials: Memorials may be made to the Belleville Humane Society

Visitation:  Friends may call from 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm Sunday, July 15, 2012 at Kurrus Funeral Home in Belleville, Illinois.

Funeral:  Funeral services will be held at 10:30 am Monday, July 16, 2012 at Kurrus Funeral Home Chapel, with Rev. James Slone officiating  Interment will follow at Lake View Memorial Gardens, in Fairview Heights, Illinois.

Condolences left for Cynthia Ann Elder:

    Sorry to hear of Cindy's passing. I went to school with her at Ellis & Emge. I had searched for her on Facebook and couldn't locate her.

    Penny Keller

    Penny (Steele) Keller Coulterville IL 62237

    Dear Bob and Beulah, You were so good to Cindy and she loved you both. My heart goes out to you as you deal with this loss of a cherished member of your family.

    Sandra Hakanson O'Fallon IL 62269

    Our heartfelt condolences go out to the family and dear friends at this time of sorrow.

    Cindy was a very kind person and she will be missed.

    Roxanne & Larry Aldridge Belleville IL 62220

    Dear Family,

    On behalh of the Center for Racial Harmony, please accept our sincere condolences for your loss. Her presence will be sorely missed.

    Board of Directors
    Center for Racial Harmony

    Jerril Jones Belleville Illinois 62222