Kelsey Eyl, age 25, of Trenton, NE passed away Sunday, November 17, 2019 in Aurora, CO.
Kelsey was born May 11, 1994 in Colorado Springs, Colorado to parents Brian James and Tami Marie (Lashley) Eyl. She was one of three daughters born to this union. The family later relocated to Trenton where Kelsey attended school, graduating from Hitchcock County High School with the Class of 2013.
Kelsey was a participant in the Special Olympics. Her favorite events were track and field, bowling and swimming. She was a member of a local 4-H Club in Trenton where she enjoyed baking and showing bucket calves. Kelsey had a love for animals and considered her three cows, Sweetheart, Lucky and Ugg, her pets. She also loved her dog, Rags. Kelsey had a big heart and lived life to the fullest. She could often be found outside with her dad, Brian, either riding Harleys or working on them together. She wanted to be just like her big sister, Kwencey, and she enjoyed helping her mom, Tami, do anything and everything. Her favorite cartoon character was Betty Boop.
Kelsey was preceded in death by her grandparents, Clyde (Valda) Eyl; her grandfather, Billy Lashley; sister, Kaley Eyl; uncle, Kenneth Lashley; and cousin, Vincent Eyl.
Those left to celebrate her life include her parents, Brian (Tami) Eyl of Trenton; sister, Kwencey (Casey) House; grandmother, Darlene Lashley of Colorado Springs, CO; seventeen aunts and uncles; twenty-three cousins; and a host of friends.
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Hitchcock County Special Olympics
PO Box 368, Trenton NE 69044
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