A photo of Cynthia Marie “Cindy” McAlees

Cynthia Marie “Cindy” McAlees

March 8, 1951 - August 16, 2020

Cynthia Marie “Cindy” McAlees, age 69, of Newark, DE, passed away on Sunday, August 16, 2020.

Born in Lansing, MI on March 8, 1951, she was a daughter of the late John Francis and Ann (Hudson) Regan. Cindy was preceded in death by her parents; and siblings, John F. “Jack” Regan Jr. and Carolyn M. Regan. She is survived by her two sisters, Cheryl M. Regan and Cathleen Regan Countryman. Cindy raised Valerie McAlees Matias, who raised daughters, Deanna, Kimberly and Serenity. 

Cindy worked in Quality Control for DuPont Co. for over 25 years. She received many awards and also served as a Leader of Diversity Training. In her spare time, she enjoyed golfing, reading, fishing and coaching girls’ softball.

She was vivacious, had a warm sense of humor and was cherished by many. Her grandchildren were the light of her life.   

The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff at Churchman’s Village and Season’s Hospice for their compassion and care.

Due to Covid-19, we will have a Celebration of Cindy’s life at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Cindy’s memory to Delaware Coalition Against Domestic Violence, 100 W. 10th Street, Suite 703, Wilmington, DE 19801.

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  • To the Family of Cindy, I am so very sorry for your loss. Cindy and I were great friends in high school. “Our special gang of girls” We always were getting into something. I am always sorry we lost touch over the years. May you find peace during this sad time. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  • On behalf of all of Cindy’s classmates from the John Dickinson Class of 1969, our condolences go out to family and friends. It saddens us to see the list of classmates that have left us growing . . .