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Cynthia M. Crawford

January 20, 1963 ~ December 7, 2020 (age 57)


Cynthia “Cyndi” Marie Crawford, nee Franek, 57 of Washington, Missouri born January 20, 1963 passed away on December 7, 2020 at Missouri Baptist Medical Center, St. Louis, Missouri. She was born in St. Louis, Missouri to parents, Wayne and Sharon Franek. She is preceded in death by her Grandparents Norbert and Bernice Franek of Gray Summit, Missouri and William and May Seib of Lemay, Missouri; Former Husband Thom Klaser; Father Wayne Franek, Sr.; and nephew Peyton Baumgarth.

She is survived by her beloved husband of 24 years Tony Crawford of Washington, Missouri formerly of Eureka, Missouri. Loving mother of Aaron and Beth (King) Klaser of Leander, Texas, formerly of Washington, Missouri; Clayton and Amanda (Brandon) Crawford of Florissant, Missouri formerly of Washington, Missouri; and Zachary Crawford of Washington, Missouri. Cherished Grandmother to Ginni and Aubrey Klaser. Devoted daughter to Sharon Franek-Seiberlich and Frank Seiberlich of Washington, Missouri. Dear Daughter-in-law to Gary and Linda (Kirby) Crawford of Florissant, Missouri. Dearest sister to Wayne (Karen Conduitt) Franek, Jr. of Pacific, Missouri; Brian and Dawn (Worthing) Franek of Pacific, Missouri; Stephanie Franek of Washington, Missouri formerly Pacific, Missouri. Dear sister-in-law to Rhonda (Crawford) and Mike Jones of Florissant, Missouri; Steve and Johanna (Shaw) Crawford of Florissant, Missouri.  Treasured Aunt to Amber Franek, Brittney Franek, Josh Franek, Morgan Baumgarth, Samantha Jones, Alyzabeth Jones, Dylan Crawford, Chloe Crawford; and friend to so very many.



Cyndi attended Pacific High School, Southeast Missouri State University, and East Central College. She had worked for Maritz Travel Company of Fenton for 25 years prior to earning her Health Information Management degree. She worked for Barnes Jewish Hospital as a Trauma Registrar for the last 5 years. She was a longtime parishioner of St. Francis Borgia Parish and choir member.

Cyndi had a zest for life, infectious smile, bold personality, memorable laugh, and a voice that projected to the heavens. She enjoyed fishing with Tony on their boat, crafting, sewing, cooking, baking, cake decorating, and her puppy Zoey. She loved her family fiercely. This sudden, devastating loss has left a tremendous hole in the hearts of every person that knew Cyndi.


A visitation will be held on Thursday, December 17, 2020 from 5-7 P.M. at Nieburg-Vitt, Miller Funeral Home. A Memorial Mass will be held on Friday, December 18, 2020 at 12 P.M. at St. Francis Borgia Church. Interment will be private.





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December 17, 2020

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Nieburg-Vitt, Miller Funeral Home
1206 Jefferson Street, P.O. Box 604
Washington, MO 63090

Memorial Mass
December 18, 2020

12:00 PM
St. Francis Borgia Catholic Church
310 West Main Street
Washington, Missouri 63090

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