Cynthia Ann Schuberg

BIG RAPIDS -- Cynthia Ann Schuberg, 70, of Big Rapids, passed away Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018, at Spectrum Health Big Rapids Hospital.

She was born Dec. 21, 1947, in Grand Rapids, the daughter of George and Florence (Franck) Wood. A longtime member of St. Peter's Lutheran Church in Big Rapids, Cindy was confirmed there, and graduated from Big Rapids High School in 1966.

On Sept. 24, 1967, Cindy married Gary A. Schuberg. Following his military service, they returned to Big Rapids and have lived here since. For many years, Cindy worked as an account manager for the Everin family, first at the Best Western Hotel, and later at the Holiday Inn in Big Rapids.

She was active in her church in various capacities and especially enjoyed her quilting group. Cindy also made quilts for Quilts of Valor. She was involved with her grandchildren's activities and sporting events, and volunteered her time at the Marion Public Schools, where her daughter teaches.

Cindy is survived by her husband, Gary; son, Bruce (Pennie), of Lompoc, California; daughter, Melissa (Jon) Horstman, of Cadillac; her father, George Wood, of Big Rapids; three grandchildren, Ashley (Cole), Nicholas and Marlee; her mother-in-law, Julia Schuberg; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her mother, Florence, and daughter-in-law, Jodi.

Funeral services will be at 5 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018, at St. Peter's Lutheran Church, with the Rev. Jonathan Williams officiating. Burial will follow in the Highland View Cemetery. Cindy's family will greet friends at the church at 3 p.m. on Thursday until time of services.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Cindy's name may be made to St. Peter's Lutheran Church or the Lemmen-Holton Cancer Pavilion at Spectrum Health.

Care and arrangements are entrusted to the Mohnke Funeral Home in Big Rapids. Share a memory or express condolences at

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Published in Big Rapids Pioneer on Sept. 11, 2018