Cindy Larene Lowder Haws, 41, died June 26, 1999, as a result of injuries sustained in an automobile accident near Brigham City.
Cindy was born January 28, 1958, in Idaho Falls to Lyle and Darlene Lowder of Rexburg, Idaho. She attended Madison High School where she was their mascot, and graduated in 1976. She graduated from Brigham Young University with a bachelors degree and received her masters degree in counseling from the University of Phoenix in Salt Lake.She married Tex Alldredge. They were later divorced. They had four sons, Jacob serving a mission in So. Carolina; Brennan serving a mission in Santiago Chile; and Brett and Jonathon living at home. She married Randy Haws Dec. 1996 in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. Both are teachers in the Granite School District.
Cindy had a zest for life. She enjoyed music and played with a piano quartet, Vacibach, who performed all over the Salt Lake Valley. She was an avid runner. She served in many callings as an active member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She had a special gift of compassion and love for others. She knew when others needed a kind word or her favorite, "a hug". Her greatest joy in life was her family.She was her boys' biggest cheerleader, helping them achieve their highest aspirations. This included Scouting where her three oldest earned the rank of Eagle Scout and the 4th lacking only his project at the time of her death. She loved them dearly.
She is survived by her husband, Randy Haws; her sons, Jacob, Brennan, Brett, and Jonathon; daughters, Shandi (Kit) Erickson, Haley Haws, and Mindy Haws; her parents Lyle and Darlene Lowder; four sisters, Lynette Neslen, Judy Schanz, and Diane Thompson both of Idaho Falls Idaho, Kathy Westwood of Sugar City, Idaho.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, July 1, 1999, 11 a.m. at the Magna Central Stake Center, 8181 West 3320 South. Friends may call Wednesday, 6-8 p.m. at the Peel Funeral Home, 8525 West 2700 South, Magna, and Thursday 10-10:45 a.m. at the church. Interment, Valley View Memorial Park.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Spencer 2nd Ward Missionary Fund, c/o Bishop Steve Cottam, 2998 Breeze Drive, Magna, UT 84044.