Cindy’s life began December 15, 1956 in El Dorado. She is the daughter of Melvin and Betty (Shoopman) Althouse. She is a graduate of El Dorado High School and the Wichita School of Nursing. Cindy was united in marriage to Lawrence “Larry” Alfaro in 1974 in El Dorado. Cindy worked as a LPN in El Dorado, Wichita and Augusta. She was also a member of the VFW Auxiliary.
Cindy’s greatest joy was her family which includes her husband Larry of El Dorado, sons Scott Alfaro of Wichita, Brian Alfaro of Derby, Michael Alfaro of Colorado Springs, CO and Matthew (Kassie) Alfaro of Round Rock, TX; grandchildren Hailey Alfaro, Caleb Alfaro, Austin Alfaro, Martyna Alfaro, Easton Alfaro, Taelor Alfaro, Andrew Alfaro, Alex Alfaro and Sydney Alfaro; siblings Linda Althouse of El Dorado, Cathy Hodgens of El Dorado and Terry (Linda) Althouse of El Dorado. Cindy passed away on January 25, 2018 at her home surrounded by her family. She is preceded in death by her parents and grandson Caden Alfaro.
Cindy’s family will gather with friends on Sunday from 2-5 p.m. at Kirby Morris Funeral Home. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday at 11 a.m. at St. John’s Catholic Church with a 10:30 AM Rosary prayer service led by Father Steven Gronert. Cindy will be laid to rest in Elmwood Cemetery, Augusta. Memorial contributions in her name may be directed to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital. Please sign Cindy’s online guestbook and leave a memory of her at www.kirbymorrisfuneralhome.com.