Minonk- Rev. Cynthia Builta Taylor, 65, of Minonk passed away
2013 at Northwestern Hospital, Chicago, IL after a courageous
Her joyful spirit will be missed by all that knew her.
Cynthia was born July 23, 1948 in Peoria a daughter of Howard P.
Alice A. Stimpert Builta.
After graduating from Minonk-Dana-Rutland High School in 1966,
Illinois State University, she worked in the restaurant division
Marshall Fields and Hampshire Specialty Products. She was a member
A change in her career path led her to study at the Church of
Brethren Seminary. Upon her graduation she ministered to churches
Ottumwa, IA, Tower Hill, IL, Virden, IL and Champaign, IL.
Funeral services will be Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 11:00
St. Paul's United Church of Christ, Minonk. Rev. Ed Sinclair
officiate. Burial will be in Minonk Township Cemetery. Visitation
be on Wednesday from 5 to 7 at Ruestman-Harris Funeral Home,
Survivors include her mother, Alice Builta, Minonk; her twin
Steven (Maureen McGrath) Builta of Malta; a sister in law,
Mastalio Builta of Palatine; nephews, Jeff (Claudia Cristancho)
Norcross, GA, Andrew (Erin Langenstien) Builta of St. Louis, MO;
niece, Natalie Builta; niece, Kelly (Patrick) Sanders, Champaign;
nieces, Caitlyn and Anabel Sanders; niece, Lindsey (John) Eichholz
Harvard; great niece, Makenzee Eichholz and great nephew John
She was preceded in death by her father, Howard P. Builta and
brother Howard C. Builta.
Memorial contributions may be directed to St. Paul's United Church
Christ, Minonk or Heritage Health, Minonk. Online condolences may
be sent to her family at
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