Cynthia (Parker) McGowan, 42, of Salem and formerly of Colchester, passed away Sunday (Oct. 7, 2018) after a prolonged illness.
Born Nov. 26, 1975 in New London, she was the daughter of Robert and Linda (Fielding) Parker. In addition to her parents, she leaves her two children, Devin and Megan McGowan; three sisters, Carol Parker-Sprankle and her husband, Jeff, Janet Morin and her husband, Ray and Sandra Smith; her former husband, Michael McGowan; and several loving nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.
Cindy was a 1993 graduate to East Lyme High School and went on to earn her Associate’s degree in Legal Secretary Studies from Becker College in 1995. In 1998, she obtained her Paralegal Certificate from UCONN and had worked as a Paralegal and Legal Secretary for several years.
A Memorial Service celebrating her life will be observed 11 AM Thursday (Oct. 11th) at the Aurora-McCarthy Funeral Home, 167 Old Hartford Road, Colchester. The family will receive guests starting at 10 AM until the time of the service.