Cindy Lou Gaines, 64, of Fithian, passed away at 12:47 p.m. Wednesday, August 18 at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana. She was born February 16, 1957 in Urbana, the daughter of Charles O. and Peggy A. (Flemming) Valentine. She married Frank V. Gaines May 15, 1992, in Urbana, he survives. Also surviving are her mother Peggy A. Valentine and a daughter, Dawn (Tom Stumborg) both of Champaign, siblings, Richard Valentine and Gary Valentine both of Urbana and Steven Valentine, Timothy Valentine and Julie Valentine, all of Champaign, three grandchildren, Margaret Hendricks, Harley Stumborg and Robert Stumborg and six great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her father, a daughter, Jennifer Gaines, a granddaughter, Elizabeth Stumborg and two brothers, Phillip Valentine and Charles Valentine.
Cindy was a cake decorator and enjoyed fishing, working in her yard and collecting frogs.
Graveside services for Cindy will be at 1:00 p.m. Friday, August 27, 2021 at Mount Olive Cemetery in Mayview with Rev. Leland Collins officiating, Online condolences: www.rortvedtfuneralservices.com.
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