Unexpectedly at home on Tuesday, December 29, 2015 at the age of 49. Survived by her caring husband Grant Knowlson of Orillia. Loving and devoted mother of Tristan Knowlson also of Orillia. Daughter of Rick and Lynda Atkinson. She will be missed by her brother Jason (Andrea) Atkinson of Calgary. She will also be missed by her cousins, aunts, uncles and numerous friends. Private family services were held on Monday January 4, 2016 at O’Sullivan Funeral Home and Cremation Centre with Rev. Phil Miller officiating. The family would like to thank her friend Wendy Houle, the SSM Police Service and SSM Fire and Paramedics. Donations in Cyndi’s memory may be made directly to the Greenhaven Shelter for Women (PO BOX 612, Orillia, Ontario L3V 6K5) or The Canadian Diabetes Association. Arrangements entrusted to O'Sullivan Funeral Home and Cremation Centre, 215 St. James Street, (705) 759-8456. Expressions of sympathy and condolences available online at www.osullivanfuneralhome.com.