Cindy Lee McGahen Cornwell, age 48, resident of Edinboro, died Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at UPMC Hamot after a short illness. She was born in Erie on October 19, 1964, the daughter of Thomas Wesley McGahen and Eleanor Marion Watson McGahen who preceded her in death.

Cornwell, Cindy Lee McGahenCindy graduated from Fort LeBoeuf High School in 1983. She loved to crochet, read and share her faith. Survivors in her family include her husband Guy Cornwell, her son Lester Cornwell, her dad Thomas Wesley McGahen; also, her sister Laurie Golden and husband Duane, brothers Ronald McGahen and his wife Melissa, and Daniel McGahen and his wife Amy, and many nieces and nephews.

Friends may call at the Van Matre Family Funeral Home in Edinboro, 306 Erie Street, today, Friday, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service, officiated by Roger Scarlett, will be held at McLane Church, 12511 Edinboro Road, Edinboro on Saturday morning at 11:00 a.m. Interment will follow in Waterford Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the family.