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Cindy L. (Harnish) Rader

October 6, 1967 ~ September 1, 2017 (age 49)

     Cindy L. Rader, age 49, died unexpectedly on Friday, September 1, 2017, at her home in Knox, due to natural causes.

     Born October 6, 1967 at the Clarion Hospital, she was a daughter of Harry Harnish of Knox and the late Helen Sheesley Harnish.

     Cindy was a 1985 graduate of Keystone High School, earned an Associate Degree in Nursing and was a Certified Psychiatric Nurse.

     She was a CNA tester/proctor for Credentia.

    Cindy married Brian J. Rader on May 16, 1992 and he survives.

     She was a member of the Salem Lutheran Church in Knox and a lifetime member or the Girl Scouts of America.

    Cindy enjoyed computer games, baking and car shows.  She was a member of the Studebaker Drivers Club.

     In addition to her husband and father, Cindy is survived by a daughter, Tamara Rader of Oneonta, New York; one brother, Jeffrey Harnish and his wife, Judy, of Kempner, Texas and two sisters:  Brenda Ciancio and her husband, Robert, of Knox and Patty Hildenbrand and her husband, Wayne, of Pittsburgh.

    Cindy is also survived by numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

     There will be no public calling hours or services.

     Private services will be held at the convenience of the family.

     Memorial contributions may be given in the name of Cindy L. Rader to Charitable Deeds and Services, 260 High Point Road, Knox, PA  16232.

    Arrangements are under the direction of the William N. Rupert Mortuary, Inc. of Knox.

     Online condolences may be sent to Cindy’s family at

Charitable donations may be made to:

Charitable Deeds and Services
98 Hickory Nut Lane, Knox PA 16232

 Service Information

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