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Cindy L. Lehman

Birth Date: July 23, 1961
Death Date: July 6, 2017

Cindy L. Lehman, 55, of Decatur passed away on Thursday, July 6, 2017 in her home.
Cindy was born on July 23, 1961 in Decatur the daughter of Fredrick and Sandra (Pygott) Neilson. She worked as an inventory Manager for World of Power Sports.
Surviving are her daughter, Nakeisha Schoneman of Decatur; brother, James Neilson (Tammy) of Maroa; sister, Monica Royer (Eric) of Roby; best friend, Debbie Buescher of Decatur; ex-husband Vern Schoneman (Sandra Ras) of Decatur; several nieces and nephews, and friends, Lauren Nicholls, Tonya Feller, Annette, Rita, and Lauren.
She was preceded in death by her parents and sister Merry.
The family would like to thank DMH Hospice especially Angie,Vicky, Becky, and Brooke for all their care.
A Memorial Celebration hosted by the family will be 1-5 PM Sunday July 23, 2017 in the V.F.W. Post 99. Memorials are suggested to the family.
The family of Cindy L. Lehman is being served by Graceland/Fairlawn Funeral Home, 2091 N. Oakland Ave., Decatur, IL 62526. Send condolences and share memories with the family at

Celebration of life hosted by the family
July 23, 2017
1:00 pm
- 5:00 pm
VFW Post 99
3920 N. Martin Luther King Dr. Decatur, IL 62526
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  1. I'm so sorry to hear about your mom . My heart goes out to you Keisha . If you ever need a ear I'm here for you . Love you always Tina Cole .

  2. I'm going to miss her too. I loved our long talks. Fly high my beautiful friend… if you ever need anything Nakisha please just holler!

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