Cindy Louise (Wales) Garner, 59

| December 21, 2020 10:59 AM

Cindy Louise (Wales) Garner, 59, of Wallace, Idaho, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2020, at Shoshone Medical Center in Kellogg, Idaho. Cindy was born on July 19, 1961, in Fremont, Calif., a daughter of the late Dale and Lyla Gwen Wales. She graduated from Kennedy High School in Fremont.

Cindy married John Garner and the couple resided for many years in Wallace. She enjoyed the music of Hank Williams Jr. and Waylon Jennings, and even had been to several of their concerts. Cindy will be missed greatly by family and friends.

In addition to her parents, Dale and Lyla, Cindy is preceded in death by her four grandparents, Ed and Loretta Wales, and Lyle and Hazel McKim.

Survivors include her loving husband, John of Wallace; step-children Crystal and Johnnie; grandchildren; mother and father-in-law Marlene and Jim Kindsvater; and her seven sisters and brothers, Sandy (Bob) Nolan, Peggy Zavala, Kathy Studer, Roger Wales, Loretta Wales, Linda (LeRoy) Rebhahn and Eddie (Candy) Wales; her nine nieces and nephews; 17 great-nieces and nephews; and two great-great-niece and nephew. Cindy also had many cousins.

No local services are planned at this time and in keeping with Cindy’s wishes, she will be buried with her parents in California at a future date.

Shoshone Funeral Services, Kellogg, is assisting the Garner family with arrangements. Messages of condolence may be sent to her family online at