Cynthia E. Eick, 85, of Howard, passed away on Wednesday, March 17, 2021 at her home with her family by her side. She was born on September 6, 1935 in Lebanon, New Jersey a daughter of the late James S. and Ethel Teets Sloan.
On January 4, 1958 she was united in marriage to the love of her life, Clarence H. Eick. They would go on to spend 63 years together. She was the proud mother of four children, Herman ( Mary Carter) Eick of Orlando, Florida, Barbara ( Joseph) Chalupa of Ennis, Montana, Jeffrey ( Tina) Eick, and Thomas ( Michele) Eick all of Howard. She was also survived by her 6 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren. She was preceded by 4 brothers, Jay, Fred, and John Sloan, and Tim Lambert.
Cynthia was a graduate of North Hunterdon Regional High School, Annandale, N.J. and would go on to graduate from Hahnemann School of Nursing, Philadelphia in 1956. She continued her nursing career until her retirement in 1989.
She was a member of the Hahnemann Nurses Association. She enjoyed gardening, traveling, crafts, and baking.
Private services will be at the families convenience. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to 365 Hospice, 100 Oakwood Ave., State College, PA. 16803.
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