Cynthia Ann Johnston, the daughter of Dale and Donna (Lee) May, was born August 5, 1956 in Des Moines, Iowa. Cindy entered eternal rest Monday, January 20, 2020, at CHI Mercy Hospital, in Corning, Iowa, at the age of sixty-three years.
Cindy graduated from the Winterset High School with the Class of 1974. She moved to Corning in 1979. Cindy was united in marriage to Matt Johnston on September 20, 1979, at the Strand Lutheran Church, rural Adams County, Iowa.
Cindy was an extremely hard worker. She worked at Pizza Hut and she and Matt owned and operated two Breadeaux Pizza businesses in Villisca and Sidney for several years. Cindy and Matt ran the Sale Barn for four years. Later she worked at the Adams County Extension Office. Cindy then worked at Subway for a couple of years. Cindy and Matt also worked ten plus years for Direct T.V. Cindy then owned and operated M.C. Grille in Corning. Cindy then began work at the Corning Post Office and operating the beach concession at Lake Icaria.
Cindys hobbies included cooking, camping and attending the Iowa State Fair. Cindy enjoyed any time spent with children. She will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.
Left to cherish Cindy’s memory are her husband Matt of Corning, Iowa; children: Jenny Johnston, Corning, Iowa; Chad (Jaime) Johnston, Corning, Iowa; Gary (Angie) Johnston, Nodaway, Iowa; four grandchildren: Mathew, Camryn, Beau, and Hayden Johnston; brother: Steve (Pam) May, Winterset, Iowa; sisters: Diana (Mark) Givan, Oregon; Carolyn (DJ) McDonald, Ft. Collins, Colorado; Maralyn May, Ft. Collins, Colorado; several nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Preceding Cindy in death were her parents.