Cynthia “Cindy’ Sue Ghere

February 24, 2022

Cynthia “Cindy” Sue Ghere, 68, a resident of Indianapolis, Indiana, passed away in the early morning hours of February 24th, 2022. Born on May 22,1953 in Hillsboro, Illinois to Clifford and Shirley (Martin) Ghere, Cindy was a special light in everyone’s life. She never met a stranger or forgot anyone’s birthday, and she loved to talk and tell stories. She overcame a lot throughout her life, and she made a habit of exceeding people’s expectations.

Cindy worked 12 years for shelter workshops before retiring to travel and spend time with family. Her love of travelling took her across much of the continental United States along with trips to Hawaii, Alaska, and Canada. She also ventured to France, Monaco, Italy and Switzerland. Wherever she travelled, she enjoyed taking photos and collecting souvenirs.

Cindy took great pride in being an aunt to all her beloved nieces and nephews. Family was very important to her, and she enjoyed nothing more than spending quality time with loved ones. She was also a very vocal and passionate sports fan. She rooted for Purdue University athletic teams, the Indianapolis Colts, the Indiana Pacers, and Indiana Fever. Her loyalty to each of these teams ran very deep, as it wasn’t out of character for her to say, “Well, there’s always next year” after a tough season or loss.

Cindy savored the little things in life, like having a slice of pumpkin pie on the holidays and watching the ball drop in Times Square on New Year’s Eve. She sang often and was also known for tearing up the dance floor. Cindy was silly, loving, compassionate and brave. God truly blessed our family when he gave her to us. Her childlike joy of life will be greatly missed.

Visitation and Services

Funeral services will be held at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 600 St. Mary’s Ave., Frankfort, Ind., Saturday, March 5th, starting with a visitation from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., followed by a funeral Mass at 11 a.m. Burial will be in Bunnell Cemetery.

Survived by:

Those left to honor her memory are her mother, Shirley Ghere; siblings, Sally (Richard) Mohler, Sheree Ghere, Gary (Juanita) Ghere; nieces Ashley, Caitlin, Kristy, Megan, Nancy; and nephews, Alexander, Christopher, and David.

Preceded by:

her father, Clifford Tyson Ghere Jr

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6 Condolences for “Cynthia “Cindy’ Sue Ghere”

  1. Marcia Pollard February 28, 2022 at 9:24 pm

    We Pollards have fond memories of Cindy at all of our family gatherings. She was always bubbly, friendly and excited to be there. She knew everyone’s names and was eager to chat with all in attendance. Please accept our most sincere condolences on her passing.

    Marcia, Mike & Jeanie

  2. Vickie Harpold February 28, 2022 at 10:33 pm

    So sorry for your loss. Praying for family and friends.

  3. Dianna Ping March 1, 2022 at 2:03 pm

    I have such fond memories of Cindy. So sorry to about your loss.
    Dianna Ping.

  4. Roy Loveless March 1, 2022 at 2:29 pm

    How the memories come flooding back. I remember going to the Ghere’s home many times in my youth and Cindy just loved having us all over always smiling and always talking. Just a joy to be around.

  5. Burt Deardorff March 1, 2022 at 4:12 pm

    Everything that’s in the obituary is so true. Cindy will be sorely missed. So sorry to hear the news.

  6. Anita Lawrence March 2, 2022 at 6:52 pm

    Praying for you and your family.

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