Cynthia L. Tauer, age 55, of Sleepy Eye, died on Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014, at Sleepy Eye Medical Center.
Cynthia L. Tauer, age 55, of Sleepy Eye, died on Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014, at Sleepy Eye Medical Center. Visitation will be on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Sturm Funeral Home, Sleepy Eye. Service will be held at the St. Mary's Catholic Church, Sleepy Eye, on Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014 at 1:30 p.m. The clergy will be Msgr. Eugene Lozinski. Arrangements are with the Sturm Funeral Home in Sleepy Eye. On line condolences may be left for the family at www.sturmfh.com.
Cynthia Tauer was born February 7, 1958 in Greenfield, Iowa as the youngest of a large loving family, the daughter of John E. F. and Yvonne (Vandewater) Schildberg. In 1977, Cindy saw her soul mate, Scott Tauer, from afar and knew he was the one. They were wed August 18, 1979 and moved to Minnesota in 1983. She finished school as a LPN, but later found her true calling in raising her four children in her home. Through Cindy's life she taught her children the importance of generosity and love for all peoples. She lived her life with faith near her heart and will be forever missed by all those her knew her.
She is survived by her husband, Scott Tauer of Sleepy Eye, children, Dominic Tauer of Fridely, Misty "Nevada" Tauer of Sleepy Eye, Damian Tauer of Rochester, Samantha Tauer of New Hope; grandchildren, Keira, Madison, Ellie; mother, Yvonne Schildberg; brothers and sisters, Bill (Vicki) of Greenfield, Iowa, John (Cindy) of Greenfield, Iowa, Terry-Ann (Kurt) of Council Bluffs, Iowa, Madonna (Bob) of Council Bluffs, Iowa, Rick of Greenfield, Iowa, Greg (Chris) of Adair, Iowa; in-laws, Alcuin and Arlene Tauer of Sleepy Eye; brothers- and sisters-in-law, many nieces, nephews and other family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her father, John E.F. Schildberg; and nephew, Michael Schildberg.