Cynthia Romero


Cynthia A. Leiker Romero, 58, died Thursday, May 29, 2014, at her home in Garden City.

Cynthia A. Leiker Romero, 58, died Thursday, May 29, 2014, at her home in Garden City.

She was born Nov. 30, 1955, in Garden City, to Art L. and Margaret Joan Cason Leiker. A lifetime Finney County resident, she graduated from Holcomb High School in 1973.

In March 1978, she married George J. Romero in Great Bend. He survives. Other survivors include two daughters, Tessa Blood of Garden City, and Jessica Romero of Cherryville; a stepdaughter, Helen Sanchez of Pueblo, Colo.; her father, of Garden City; a brother, John Leiker of Garden City; a sister, Karen Wells of Cedarburg, Wis.; numerous grandchildren; and a great-granddaughter. She was preceded in death by her mother and a son, Arthur Joseph Romero.

Cynthia had requested that no public services be held. A family burial will be at Valley View Cemetery in Garden City.

Garnand Funeral Home of Garden City is in charge of arrangements.

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