Cynthia M. Engle


DIXON — Cynthia M. Engle, 52, of Dixon, passed away on Saturday, April 29, 2023 at OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center in Rockford.

She was born on Aug. 17, 1970, in Dixon, the daughter of James and Elaine (Fane) Gorman. Cynthia worked for Shaw Media for many years and KSB Hospital for the past six years. She was a member of St. Anne Catholic Church in Dixon. Her children were the love of her life and she always put them first.

Cynthia is preceded in death by her father and brother, Michael Gorman.

She is survived by her son, Nicholas Engle; daughter, Grace Drew; mother and step father, Elaine and Larry Berkenpas, of Dixon; her special dog, Stella; and many aunts, uncles, and cousins. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., on Saturday, May 6, 2023, at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Dixon. A luncheon will follow at the Dixon Knights of Columbus Hall in Dixon. Cremation will follow. Visitation will be from 2 – 4 p.m. and from 6 – 8 p.m., on Friday, May 5, 2023, at the Jones Funeral Home in Dixon.

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