September 25, 2019

Born in: Kittery, Maine
Resided in: Leicester, NC

On Wednesday September 25, 2019, Cynthia Greer passed away unexpectedly at her home in Leicester, NC. Cynthia was born in Kittery, Maine, to Joyce and James Heeremans and grew up in Boxford, Massachusetts. She attended Ohio Wesleyan University graduating cum laude in 1977. In 1979, Cynthia attended the University of Barcelona with honors in Spanish translation.

She married and also raised two children, Brian and Alison, in Acton, Massachusetts. Later in life, she moved to North Carolina and became an apprentice of shamanic arts. Ultimately, Cynthia became a Sanctioned Teacher of the Pachakuti Mesa Tradition (PMT) Apprenticeship Program and a member of the PMT Teacher Mentorship Council.

Cynthia was committed to sharing shamanic wisdom, initiations and healing practices. With 25 years of experience, she brought a sense of wonder, deep gratitude and love for all beings.

Cynthia is survived by her daughter, Alison Greer, and her son, Brian Greer. She was a loving grandmother to her granddaughter, Emily Greer, and her grandson, Cylus Greer. She is also survived by her sisters, Susan Lunn and Rebecca Heeremans.

Private services will be held with her immediate family. Cynthia will be greatly missed by her family and friends as well as the healing community.


Funeral Home Assisting The Family:

Groce Funeral Home - Patton Ave.
1401 Patton Ave.
Asheville, NC 28806


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  1. We loved each other intensely for over two years in Barcelona (Catalonia, Spain), until one day we started arguing and fighting

  2. We loved immensely and passionately in BCN between 1976-1978, until nonesensely we started arguing and fighting.

    I always loved her and I will always do so till the end of my life.

    My most sincere condolescences


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