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“Jonnie & Family, We are so sorry for your loss. Cindy was truly one in a million and we know she loved you and all of her family so much. You are...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Kelly Clark - Rock Island, IL

“JD, We are so sorry for your sudden loss. Our hearts go out to you and your family. If there is anything we can do for you, please don't ever...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: Chris & Al Livingston - Erie, IL

“John, It is hard to know just what to say at such a difficult time. Even though no words can comfort you may all those special memories lighten...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Jim & Beth Saelens - Hillsdale, IL

“Tarra and Josh. "I am so sorry for your loss" You are in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.I know you were very close to your...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Ty and Scott

“Tara, Josh and family, I am so so very sorry. There are no words that matter in times like these. Know that you are in many peoples hearts, thoughts...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Marybeth Wood

“I am very sorry for your loss. I worked with Cindy at Murphy Bros. she was a wonderful woman with a huge heart. She will be deeply missed. ”
6 of 8 | Posted by: Kristin Dillin Snowden - IL

“My heart goes out to all of you. Cindy was a lot of fun. I worked with her at Murphy's. ”
7 of 8 | Posted by: Shannon "Kelly" Brooks

“Hope, Todd and family, We are so sorry to hear about your mom. She was a great lady and will be missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you. ”
8 of 8 | Posted by: Kyle and Jill Nelson - IL


Cynthia L. Lavine, 60, of Rapids City, IL, died Sunday, September 23, 2012 at her home.

A memorial gathering will start at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 29, 2012 at their home in Rapids City. Per her wishes cremation rites have been accorded. Esterdahl Mortuary & Crematory, Ltd., Moline is assisting the family with arrangements.

Cindy was born on January 20, 1952 in Akron, OH, the daughter of Jon and Cathryn (Conant) Adamson. She married John Lavine on June 20, 2004 in Rock Island, IL.

Cindy was truly a jack of all trades; there wasn't anything she couldn't do. She loved boating, fishing, camping, watching birds and just being outdoors. Cindy loved life and had a heart as big as the world. More than anything she loved her family and grandchildren.

Survivors include
Husband John Lavine Rapids City, IL
Children Hope (Todd) Jones Moline, IL
Tarra (Josh) Stephenitch Rock Island, IL
Tim Sunlin Rock Island, IL
Step Children Carry (Terry) "Crunchy" Bailey Erie, IL
Adam (Kara) Lavine Geneseo, IL
Vicki (Chance) Medema Erie, IL
Grandchildren Sam, Kiely, Ethan, Jacob, Maddy, Alex, Stephanie, Brandon, Kayla, Caitlyn, Kylie, Caden and Brooklyn
Siblings Jonnie, Christine, Autumn, Blanche, Brenda and Kelly
Step Mother Shirley
Many nieces & nephews
She was preceded in death by her parents; and siblings, Dave, Kathy and Rob.

Online condolences may be left for the family by visiting her obituary at www.esterdahl.com.