OTTAWA —Cindy Renee Jeffries, 57, of Ottawa, passed away Friday, March 21, at her residence, surrounded by her loving family.

Memorial services will be at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 25, at Gladfelter Funeral Home. Visitation will be from 4 to 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

Cindy was born Feb. 15, 1957, in Ottawa, a daughter of Francis "Diz" and Mildred (Ewing) Connerly. She married James "Trixy" Jeffries on May 6, 1978, at St. Mary's Church in Naplate.

Cindy is survived by her husband, Jim, of Ottawa; daughters, Jennifer (Eric) Wheeler and Stacy Jeffries, both of Ottawa; sisters, Nancy (Robert) Lewis and Susan O'Connor, both of Ottawa, and Debbie (Bill) Zitoun, of La Salle. She also leaves grandchildren, Hannah and Conner Wheeler and Cain and Trenton Kakara; and her mother-in-law, Marlene Jeffries, all of Ottawa.

She was preceded in death by her parents, and father-in-law, Richard Jeffries.

Cindy treasured time spent with her family. She loved the outdoors. Leisure time would find her camping, fishing, horseback riding and going to car shows in their '68 Dodge Charger.

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Gladfelter Funeral Home

1601 E. Norris Drive, Ottawa, IL 61350