Cindy Ann DeLeon, age 54, left this earthly life on Tues., Nov. 13, 2018 at the Wesley Medical Center, Wichita, KS. She was born on Dec. 18, 1963 in Beloit, KS to Robert H. & B. Irene (Byers) Elniff Shelton.
Cindy graduated from Jewell High School in 1982. She attended Cloud County Community College, Ft. Hays State University & Kansas State University. She married David H. DeLeon on Nov. 25, 2001 in Hutchinson, KS. She worked as a caregiver for home healthcare, as a Para-educator in the public schools and for the Randall City Clerk’s office. She was a member of the Concordia Wesleyan Church, Celebrate Recovery & the Jewell United Methodist Church where she was a member of the choir and the United Methodist Women.
She is survived by her husband, David of the home; children, Cianna, of the home, Jenna, Hays & Valentin, Asheville, NC; brothers, Ron Elniff (Heidy), Concordia, Jay Shelton (Pam), Norton & Kevin Shelton (Myrna), Randall; sister, Marlene Kenyon (Alan), K.C., MO; step-mother, Mary Shelton, Jewell; several nieces, nephews and a host of relatives & friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Funeral services will be at 10:00 am, Monday, Nov. 19, 2018 at The Wesleyan Church, Concordia with Rev. David Redmond & Pastor Bob Burns officiating. Burial will follow at Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Concordia. Visitation will be Sun., Nov. 18, 2018 from 1-8 pm with the family greeting friends from 4-6 pm all at Chaput-Buoy Funeral Home, Concordia. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials to the Cianna DeLeon Education Fund or the Wesleyan Youth in care of the funeral home. For online condolences, please visit www.chaputbuoy.com.