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Eilenstine, Kimberly Dawn

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Kimberly Dawn Eilenstine of Magnolia, Delaware, formerly of Abingdon, Illinois, went home to be with the Lord, Sunday, May 25, 2014. She was 46.

Kimberly was born October 16, 1967 in Galesburg, Illinois, to Diane (Nelson) Kauffman Gaskill and the late, Kenneth Kauffman.

She was employed as a mental health support assistant, working in mental health flight, at Dover Air Force Base, Dover, Delaware. Kimberly was a member of Cornerstone Church, Dover.

In addition to her father, she was preceded in death by her step-father, Dwight Gaskill.

Kimberly is survived by her husband, Roy, whom she married April 24, 1999, in Houston, Missouri; her mother, Diane Gaskill, of East Galesburg, Illinois ; one sister, Karla Lawrence; her maternal-grandmother, Irene Nelson, of Abingdon, Illinois; nephew, Nicholas Miller, nieces, Kylie Kacie and Jacobie Lawrence, all of Missouri; special friends, John & Michelle VanderVen, of Dover; Dennis & Debbie Wilson, of Houston, Missouri; and Joe & Sharon Aldridge, of Columbia, Missouri; and uncles, aunts, cousins many close friends.

Cremation was accorded. A Celebration of her life was held in Dover, Delaware. Graveside service with burial of her ashes will be held at 2:30 pm, Saturday, May 31, 2014 at the Abingdon Cemetery in Abingdon, Illinois. Rev. Darryl McDaniel will officiate. Following the service, food and fellowship will be held at the Abingdon American Legion Post #381.

The family requests casual attire please.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in her memory to the charity of the donor’s choice. Hinchliff-Pearson-West Abingdon Chapel is assisting the family with local announcements. Online condolences may be made at www.h-p-w.com.