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Cynthia Y. Clausen Rowell

June 16, 2022

Burial Date: June 24, 2022

Linnemann Funeral Homes Burlington 1940 Burlington Pike Burlington, KY 41005 June 24, 6 p.m.

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Cynthia Yvonne Rowell Clausen, 48, of Alexandria, KY passed away Thursday, June 16, 2022. She was born February 17, 1974 in Henderson, KY. Cynde was a graduate of Henderson County High School Class of 1992. Following high school Cynde continued her education at Kentucky Wesleyan University before finishing her schooling at Chase College of Law. Cynde practiced law throughout her career. Cynde practiced family law and had started her own private practice. She had also been very devoted to working as a public defender for many years. Cynde was a very selfless person who lived to help others. She was a board member for CASA and was very devoted to their mission. Cynde was also a mother, and her children were the love of her life. She enjoyed fishing, cooking, exploring new places and socializing with her friends. She lived her life with simplicity, but loved with her whole heart. She always made her family a top priority, and she loved when everyone would come together. Cynde is survived by her beloved children: Ella and Coleman Clausen, her fiancé, Dave Hounshell her mother, Patricia Swearer, her father and step mother: John E. and Mylia Rowell, her siblings: John Rowell, Chad (Nicole) Pugh, Nathan Swearer, and Kendra Nolan, and her former husband and father of her children, John Clausen. A visitation will be held for Cynde on Friday, June 24, 2022 from 4:00 PM until 6:00 PM at Linnemann Funeral Home, 1940 Burlington Pike, Burlington, KY 41005. A service will be held immediately following at 6:00 PM at the Funeral Home. Following the services, Cynde will be cremated and she will be laid to rest in private at the convenience of her family. Even after her passing Cynde continued her life long devotion to helping others by becoming an organ donor.