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“I've known Cindy for years. I worked with her at Bank One in Madison. She was one of the nicest people I've ever known. A friend of mine from the...Read More »
1 of 14 | Posted by: Susan Jackson - Tucson, AZ

“Doug and family you are in our thoughts and prayers and hope all the lovely memories you have will help you thru this difficult time ”
2 of 14 | Posted by: Debbie Turner-Jensen - Appleton, WI

“Doug, Frances and I wish to express our sincere sympathy to you and your family. Cindy was a very special person to me and the Town of Sun Prairie...Read More »
3 of 14 | Posted by: Roger Fetterly - Sun Prairie, WI

“Doug, we are so truly sorry for your loss. We pray that the memories of your life with Cindy bring you and the kids comfort in the days ahead. ...Read More »
4 of 14 | Posted by: John Palmer - New Glarus, WI

“Doug and family, our thoughts and prayers are with you. Cindy, you will be missed. ”
5 of 14 | Posted by: Cory Pink - Canon City, CO

“My deepest sympathy Doug & family. We had some great times together back in the day. Jodi Loeffelholz McDermott ”
6 of 14 | Posted by: Jodi Loeffelholz McDermott - WI

“Doug, Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this very difficult time.Ronette and Brian AndersonNicole and Amanda Pronger ”
7 of 14 | Posted by: Ronette Bollig Anderson - WI

“The Brekke family is so sorry for the loss of Cindy. You are all in our thoughts and prayers. We remember Cindy as always kind , willing to...Read More »
8 of 14 | Posted by: Mary kay Brekke - Sun Prairie, WI

“I attended the Clerks/Treasurer's institute with Cindy 1 week per year for 4 years.She was so much fun and such a wonderful person! She spoke of her...Read More »
9 of 14 | Posted by: Beverly Hitz - HAZEL GREEN, WI

“I am so sorry to hear about Cindy. She always had a smile on her face and was so kind. Prayers for her family. Class of 1985 classmate ”
10 of 14 | Posted by: Debbie Marty Kramer - Platteville

“So sorry to hear about Cindy's passing. She was a great friend and always so nice to my dad, Vernon Pogue. He loved serving on the Town Board with...Read More »
11 of 14 | Posted by: Sue Kubly - Sun Prairie, WI

“In Monroe Clinic HIM department, we are all thinking of you and your family.Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. ”
12 of 14 | Posted by: Julie Kitto - Monroe, WI - Friend

“So very sorry to hear about Cindy, she was always so very friendly and wearing a smile. Such a huge loss with her passing. ”
13 of 14 | Posted by: Julie Foley - Darlington, WI

“Our heart's sank from hearing about Cindy's passing. We volunteered together with Cindy when Cheese Days Co-Queen (Now Ambassador). Dennis worked...Read More »
14 of 14 | Posted by: Dennis and Janice Everson - WI


Cindy L. Yelk, age 50, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, November 8, 2017, at St. Mary's ER in Sun Prairie. She was born on August 5, 1967, in Monroe, and was the daughter of Oscar and Norma (Zettle) Olson. She married Douglas Yelk on September 12, 1992, at St. Victor's Catholic Church in Monroe.
Cindy grew up near Browntown on the family farm. She was a graduate of Monroe High School, class of 1985. Cindy was voted as Browntown Dairy Queen and also the Monroe Cheese Days Queen. She graduated from U.W. Platteville with an Ag Business degree and was a Ceres member. She was presently the clerk of the Town of Sun Prairie. Cindy loved her family and friends. She also enjoyed her stained glasswork and time at the cabin with family and friends.
She is survived by her husband Doug; daughter Kelly; son Jacob; parents Oscar and Norma of Monroe; 2 sisters Tracy (Eric) Beckman of Browntown and Rebecca (Lance) Marty of Browntown; father and mother-in-law Bernard and Betty Yelk of Cottage Grove; brothers and sisters-in-law, Greg (Karin) Yelk of Stoughton, and Vicki (Howie) Chaussee of Sun Prairie; and several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her grandparents; and aunt Luella Masters.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, November 13, 2017, at Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary Catholic Church, 227 Columbus Street in Sun Prairie. Father Savio Yerasani will preside. Burial will be at Pierceville Cemetery. A visitation will be held on Sunday, November 12, 2017, from 3 to 6 p.m. at the Tuschen-Newcomer Funeral Home, 302 Columbus St. in Sun Prairie, and from 10 a.m. until the time of Mass at the Church on Monday.
In lieu of flowers a memorial fund is being established.

Tuschen-Newcomer Funeral & Cremation
Sun Prairie, WI 608-837-5400
www.newcomerfh.com