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Cynthia J. Dykes
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Birth: May 21, 1948
Riverside County
California, USA
Death: Oct. 10, 2006
Riverside County
California, USA

DYKES, CYNTHIA J. Age 58, of Riverside, CA., died at peace on 10/18/2006 of ovarian cancer and almost a 4 year courageous battle, at her home. Cynthia was born May 21, 1948 in Riverside, CA. She was a teacher/artist, library media teacher at Amelia Earhart Middle School, Riverside Unified School District. She graduated from Poly High, Riverside Community College, Chico State University receiving her Masters degree. She received many awards, recently the Achievement Award-National GSUSA Award. She was a life member of Girl Scouts-San Gorgonio Council/Life member Sierra Club. Cynthia is survived by her parents, William J. Dykes and Reita Dykes; 3 aunts, Della Strickland, Doris Embrey, Thelma Allen; 1 uncle, Robert Hart; many cousins and friends. She was preceded in death by her uncle, Don V. Hart. Celebration of life-date pending. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions to Girl Scouts-San Gorgonio Council. Acheson & Graham Mortuary (951) 688-1221
Published in the Press-Enterprise on 10/21/2006.
Created by: DonaldsDuck
Record added: Oct 22, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 16278415

Sending my prayers of comfort to you. Reita, I was in RIverside Business College with you 50 years ago, and remember your kind hospitality at your home where I met your daughter. May your happy memories grow bright and fill your hearts. Janet (Temecu...(Read more)
- Janet
 Added: Oct. 22, 2006
Cynthia "Koala" Dykes was my favorite "TIC" during my first summer at Azalea Trails GSC - summer 1966. I knew of her brave struggle through a mutual friend. May your memories and thoughts of Cynthia's great courage help to ease your hearts.Sue "Hooter" Re...(Read more)
- Sue
 Added: Oct. 22, 2006

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