AUGUSTA, MONTANA - Cindy Joy Marie Church, of Augusta, Montana (formerly of Mt. Morris, Michigan) died on Tuesday, July 21st, at Benefis Hospital in Great Falls after a courageous battle with cancer. Cremation has taken place. A celebration of Cindy’s life will take place 2:00pm, Sunday, July 26, 2019 at The Lazy B in Augusta.
Cindy was born October 28, 1956 in Flint, MI, daughter of Beulah Wager and late Melvin Church. Cindy grew up in Mt. Morris where she graduated from Mt. Morris High School. She enjoyed working for the Department of Agriculture surveying farms. Then moved on to working for Mt. Morris Schools for many years before retiring and moving to Montana. While in Montana she worked at the Lazy B in Augusta. She truly felt at home there and made so many good friends that became like family. She enjoyed riding horses, cooking, gardening, and listening to music.
Cindy is survived by boyfriend Tad Spargur, her, mother: Beulah; her three children: Veronica (Mike Kosloski) Shanks, Joshua (Amy) Shanks, and Jessie Shanks; grandchildren: Dyllan (Lathia Simmon) Scott, Brett Scott, Joshua Shanks, Kyrsten (Juan Meza) Scott, Michael Scott and Carson Shanks; great-grandchildren: Jordan, Brennan & Landon Scott, and Kasen Meza; brothers: Russ Church and John (Andrea) Keller; sisters: Renita Looze and Kim Harvey and several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
She was preceded in death by her father Melvin Church and stepfather William Keller.
Updated on 7/27/20