Cynthia A. Abrahamson, 64, passed away December 2, 2018 at Mercy Medical Center following a cardiac arrest.

She was born June 21, 1954 and raised in Kansas City, MO, and later settled in Des Moines. She graduated from Lincoln High School in 1972. Cynthia dedicated many hours to online coursework to earn her respiratory therapy certificate. She worked for Lutheran Hospital for many years. She later worked as an independent house cleaner. She enjoyed motorcycles and her many cats.

Cynthia is survived by her son, Chad (Diane) Porter; siblings, Pam (Frank) Schoonover and Sheri (Gary) Lortz; step-father, Jim Hunt; numerous nieces and nephews and many friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, George Wiedenhoft and Mariann Hunt.

There will be a celebration of life Saturday, December 8 from 1 to 5 p.m. at Amvets, 2818 5th Avenue, Des Moines.

Condolences may be expressed at

Service Details

Saturday, December 8, 2018
Celebration of Life
1 to 5 p.m.
2818 5th Avenue
Des Moines
Cremation prior to service
Hamilton's Crematory
Des Moines
Hamilton's Funeral Home
605 Lyon Street
Des Moines, Iowa 50309
(515) 243-5221

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