Funeral services were Jan. 29 at 10 a.m, at the First United Methodist Church in Cushing. The Rev. Sheryl Ashley officiating. Burial was at the Holstein Cemetery.
Sindt was born on August 1, 1918 in rural Holstein, to Carl and Mary (Bremer) Sindt. He attended country school. He was a veteran of World War II, servng in the U. S. Army 77th Evacuation Hospital Unit from 1942 until 1945 in Europe and Africa.
He was married to Marjorie Curtis on December 24, 1941 in Cherokee, Iowa. The family had lived on a farm east of Correctionville since 1950. He enjoyed dancing, playing cards and playing pool. He was a member of the First United Methodist Church at Cushing.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife Marjorie on June 28, 2006, a daughter Patricia Sindt, brother Howard Sindt, brother-in-law Leroy Curtis, sister and brother-in-law Catherine and Leland Smith, and sister-in-law Leona Curtis.
He is survived by his five children: Curtis Sindt of Holstein; Marylou King and her husband Ron of Washta; Shirley Bates and her husband Ron of Aurora, Ore.; Nancy Sindt of Correctionville; William Sindt and his fiancÚ Mari Bauer of Holstein; six grandchildren: Damon Bolles and his wife Jessica; Cris Bolles and his fiancÚ Megan Clark; Michelle (Bates) Redfield and her husband Greg; Kelly Sindt, Jessica Sindt, and William Sindt Jr.; two great grandchildren Gage Bolles and Bailey Redfield; several step-grandchildren; and step-great grandchildren and one step great great granddaughter; a sister-in-law Desselle Curtis of Wanchese, N.C. and a brother-in-law Laverne Curtis of Interlochen, Mich.; also several nieces, nephews and cousins.