Sindy Kay Tolman Black, age 63, passed away on March 13, 2019 in Jerome Idaho. She is the wife of Kent G. Black. They were married on March 25, 1976 in the Logan Temple, for time and all eternity. They have shared 42 amazing years of marriage together and have 5 wonderful children.
She was born in Salmon, Idaho on July 8, 1955. She is the daughter of Jackie David Tolman and Wanona Hodges Tolman. She is a faithful member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She especially loved serving with the young women and in the primary. Sindy had a passion for music, and cherished the times when she was able to use her talent. Sindy always supported her kids in school activities like band, choir, musicals arts, basketball, football volleyball, track and field.
She went back to school in 2000 to get her teaching degree. Sindy taught 1st, 3rd and 5th grades from 2004-2017 in Jerome and Valley School District. She loved being a teacher and helping students learn and grow. Sindy loved to travel, her favorite place was Alaska, and she loved seeing the bears and whales. In her spare time she would read books, play games, sew or watch movies. Sindy liked animals from a far distance, even though she was surrounded by them from a young age living on a dairy farm, then marrying a dairy farmer. Sindy loved spending time with her grandkids. She always encouraged them to read and learn. She especially enjoyed the hugs and kisses she would receive from them. She enjoyed hearing their voices and watching them play.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Jackie David Tolman and Wanona Hodges Tolman. She is survived by her husband, Kent G. Black; and her five children: Katie Hansen (Tim), Joe Black (Kristen), Krissy Goff, Emily Black, Jamie Randrianandry (Andry); and her seven grandkids: Copper, Joe, Emma, Alex, Khole, Liam, and Gracie.
The family would like to thank Auburn Crest Hospice for the excellent care and service they provided for our mother and my wife.
The family would like to ask in lieu of flowers to have help for Sindy's funeral expenses:
A viewing will be held from 6pm until 8pm, Friday, March 22, 2019 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 825 East B St, Jerome, Idaho. Funeral service will be held at 11am, Saturday, March 23, 2019 at the church with a viewing beginning at 10am.