Cynthia Ann Jonasen was born on March 4. 1944 in Johnstown, Pennsylvania, the daughter of William J. and Marion Yacos Anderson. Her life ended abruptly in a tragic car accident in Davis, just a few minutes from her home.
A graduate of the University of Puget Sound, she worked as a social worker in Seattle, and as a juvenile probation officer in Yolo County. After retiring from the County, she worked in displays and sales at several downtown Davis stores.
Cynthia is survived by her husband, David Lewis Jonasen; daughters: Heather Linnea Jonasen and Kelly Andrea Jonasen; grandchildren: Kristina Rene Keen and Tyler Eldon Holladay; and sisters: Laurel Roberts of El Paso, TX and Alice Anderson of Charlottesville, VA.
A memorial service will celebrate her life at 2:00 P.M. Monday, March 7, at the Davis Presbyterian Chruch, 412 C Street in Davis with a reception to follow.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations to support King High, a continuation school in Davis, or the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.
Monday, March 7, 2016
Davis Community Church
412 C Street
Davis, CA 95616