Cyndi Dykes has
announced her Republican candidacy for Porter County Coroner.
Dykes is a
long-time resident of Valparaiso, a graduate of Valparaiso High School
(Class of 1979), and currently works at Porter Regional Hospital as a
histology technician, a career she began in 1981 in the Pathology Department
at Porter Memorial Hospital.
Dykes is a mother
of three children and is married to her husband of 33 years, Ed Dykes,
alongside of whom she has worked in his family-owned business, Dykes Funeral
I wish to take on
this responsibility because I care about our community, the same community I
grew up in, Dykes said. My experience at the hospital and the funeral home
will help me fulfill this goal of serving Porter County with integrity and