Cynthia M. Pryke

April 29, 2021
Cynthia M. Pryke

Cynthia Melissa Pryke, 63, Passed away in Williamsburg, VA on Friday, April 29, 2021 after. She was born in Ohio to the late William and Niaphrata Pryke. Cindy earned her Master’s Degree after attending both William and Mary and Christopher Newport University. She worked for LexisNexis Risk Solutions as an Instructional Designer. She loved to read and even wrote four books. She also loved animals helped with Dachshund Rescue for 12 years as well as teaching Western and English style horseback riding. Despite a lifetime of struggling with many different illnesses, Cindy courageously battled every obstacle in her way. At the young age of 18 Cindy had a tumor the size of a small watermelon taken out of her. Over the following years she survived breast cancer, two open heart surgeries, five bouts of pancreatitis, a hernia and hysterectomy. She also lived with diabetes and liver complications. Cindy was a member of Church of God, a Worldwide Association (COGWA). She is survived by her sister, Sheri Pryke and niece, Jenifer Pryke. A Life Celebration will be held on Saturday, May 22 at 3:00pm at the Greek Orthodox Church located at 4900 Moretown Road in York County. Services will be officiated by Pastor Lambert Larry. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to her medical expense fund by clicking the Donate button below.


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  • May 09, 2021
    Jean Nohle says:
    Am so sorry for your loss. Always enjoyed working with her in class!!

  • May 11, 2021
    Linda says:
    We are so sorry for your loss. Cindy was wonderful to work with at LexisNexis and we will certainly miss her warmth, professionalism and special sense of humor. -the LexisNexis Family

  • May 17, 2021
    Jay says:
    I was very saddened by Cindy's passing. We really miss her presence on our work team. She always brought so much fun and humor to our meetings, and certainly creative passion to her projects. I am praying for all of you in this season of loss.

  • May 19, 2021
    Lynnette T Hyde says:
    My sincere condolences to the Pryke family for the loss of Cindy. Our time working together are among some of my most enjoyable memories at LandAmerica.

  • May 19, 2021
    Paul and Jane says:
    Very sorry to receive this email message. Our condolences to all the family. Yes we remember her and you all from many memorable years ago in Virginia. Our love and best prayers for you all. Paul & Jane S.