In loving memory of

Cynthia 'Cindy' Alcorta
January 23, 1978 - December 26, 2018

MUSCATINE, Iowa - Cynthia 'Cindy' Alcorta, 40, of Muscatine, passed away on Wednesday, December 26, 2018, at University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics.

A funeral mass will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, December 31, 2018, at St. Mathias Church. Visitation will be at the church, from 9 until 11 a.m. on Monday, December 31, 2018.

Memorials may be made to the family, in care of, Brianna Bravo. The Ralph J. Wittich-Riley-Freers Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences:

Cindy was born on January 23, 1978, in Iowa City, the daughter of Reyes 'Ray' and Ruth Martinez Alcorta.

She graduated Muscatine High School and attended Muscatine Community College. Cindy was a para educator with the Muscatine Community School District for 15 years. She was also a member of Ss. Mary and Mathias Catholic Church.

She enjoyed cooking for anyone and everyone. She was an avid Dallas Cowboys and Chicago Cubs fan. Cindy loved spending time with her friends and family, especially her boyfriend, Justin, her sisters, nieces, nephews, and her dog Mikey.

Cindy is survived by her parents, Ray and Ruth Alcorta, of Muscatine; her daughter, Brianna Bravo of Muscatine; three sisters, Ruth Ann Medley and husband, Jim, of Muscatine, Bonnie McElroy of Muscatine, and Pam Alcorta of Mason City; her significant other, Justin Cunningham and his children, Haden, Logan, and Mason Cunningham; special nieces and nephews, Jason Whitlow and wife, Michelle, Jennifer Whitlow, Katie Alcorta, Dylan Maine and fiancé, Janelle, Molly Maine, Joshua McElroy, and Mayra Lopez; and many great nieces and nephews.

Cindy was preceded in death by maternal and paternal grandparents.


Leslye Killian wrote on Jan 6, 2019:

"I am so sympathetic with your loss. I prayed some Divine Mercy for Cindy. May she pray back for us. Leslye"

Vesta (AlAnon) wrote on Jan 5, 2019:

"Dear Ruth, family, and all who loved Cindy, My heartfelt sympathy in such a great loss. May the Lord be with you during your difficult and trying times when her presence is most deeply missed by you all. She will live on in your heart's forever. With Respect, Vesta"

Joanna Minder wrote on Jan 1, 2019:

"So sorry for your loss. Sending prayers. "

Bryan Fessler wrote on Jan 1, 2019:

"Ruth and family, I?m so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you . "

Joyce Sych wrote on Dec 31, 2018:

" Cindy Alcorta family... Our hearts go out to you all, we as a family know what it is to loose a child. I did not know Cindy but understand she was a wonderful person. Our deepest sympathy, Maynard and Joyce Stych"

Becca Garvin wrote on Dec 30, 2018:

"I?m so very sorry for your loss. I have lots of good memories of Cindy from our days together at Hayes. ??"

Brandy Griffin wrote on Dec 29, 2018:

"My heart is with the entire family. Cindy was a wonderful person."

Tom & Dena Schliesman wrote on Dec 29, 2018:

"Ruth & Family, Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Tom & Dena Schliesman"

Julie Reimers wrote on Dec 29, 2018:

"My deepest sympathy "

Melinda Flores wrote on Dec 29, 2018:

"I'm so sorry for ya'lls loss she was such an amazing person, her smile and wonderful personality lit up a room she will be missed ??"

Lynda Wingerter wrote on Dec 29, 2018:

"For Bonnie and family, what a terrible loss. Take care of yourselves, Lynda Wingerter"

Marta Cadena wrote on Dec 29, 2018:

"Sorry for your loss Ruth y Reyes y familia. Juan y Marta Cadena"

Mary Hildebrandt wrote on Dec 28, 2018:

"My deepest sympathy. "