|Birth: ||Dec. 15, 1941|
|Death: ||Jul. 29, 2008|
Cynthia Lynn Brinker
MUSKOGEE - Cindi Brinker, 66, of Muskogee, answered her savior's call to join him for eternity, Tuesday, July 29, 2008. Visitation will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Friday at Bradley Funeral Service, in Muskogee. Family and friends will gather to celebrate her life at 10 a.m., Saturday, Aug. 2, at Boulevard Christian Church with Rev. John Sokolis officiating. Interment will follow in Greenhill Cemetery with Joe Shorb, Steve Brinker, Roger Brinker, Robert Brinker, Andrew Brinker and Bubba Miller serving as pallbearers.Cynthia Lynn Marinelli was born Dec. 15, 1941 in Rockford, Ill., the daughter of Leonard and Barbara (Lantz) Marinelli. She married Larry Brinker, Sept. 16, 1983, in Fort Smith, Ark. Cindi was in the first graduating nursing class from Connors State College. She worked as a registered nurse at numerous hospitals, including Tahlequah City Hospital and W.W. Hastings Hospital. Cindi and Larry provided a loving home for foster children for over six years. Throughout her life, Cindi used her decorating talents and especially enjoyed selecting furnishings for the new home she and Larry recently built.Cindi is survived by her devoted husband, Larry, of the home; her parents Leonard and Barbara Marinelli, of Rockford, Ill.; her children Steve Rogers, of Chicago, Lonny Brinker, of Redford, Mich., and Shawna Shorb and her husband, Joe, of Muskogee; her grandchildren Ashley, Sarah, Tate, Isaac, Nissa, Isaiah and Hannah; as well as many cousins, friends and loved ones. Cindi was preceded in death by her birth mother, Anna Todaro, and her half brother, Don Cassarotta.The family has entrusted Bradley Family Funeral Service of Muskogee with the arrangements. Friends may send condolences to the family on the Web page www.bradleyfuneralservice.com.Bradley Family Funeral and Cremation Service, Muskogee; (918) 682-3361.
Published in the Tahlequah Daily Press on 8/1/2008.
Plot: 156A, Lot 37
Created by: Alice Huitt Preston
Record added: Aug 01, 2008
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