DeForest-Doris T. Kilen, age 60, passed away on Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at her home. She was born on September 18, 1953 in Richmond, VA, the daughter of John and Belvia (Quesenberry) Tepper. Doris married Timothy Kilen on August 18, 1973 in Varina, VA. She graduated from MATC with degrees in Marketing and Computer Programing. Doris worked for 23 years with American Family Insurance in the I/S department.
Doris is survived by her husband of 40 years, Tim Kilen; her sons, TJ (Shelly) Kilen and Nick Kilen; grandchild, Zander M. Kilen, who she was so proud to have as her grandson; siblings, Carolyn Daniel of Georgia, Larry Tepper of Colorado, Linda Miller of North Carolina, Frankie Tepper of Virginia and Robert Tepper of Wisconsin; many nieces and nephews, and her “best friend” Jazzy her cat.
A Memorial Service will be held at 3pm on Sunday, April 6, 2014, at RYAN FUNERAL HOME, 6924 Lake Road, DeForest, with Rev Julie Overman officiating. A visitation will be held at the funeral home from 1pm until the time of service. A gathering of friends and family will take place at the Landmark Tavern in DeForest following the service.
A special thanks to Mae Laatsch for not just providing Doris and Tim with friendship, but also being part of their family. Thanks also to Joyce Knowlton, Kathy Miller and Mindy Ingold for their friendship they provided Doris all those years at American Family. And thank you for so many special relationships with all of her American Family I/S coworkers.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Agrace HospiceCare.
To view and sign this guestbook, please visit: www.ryanfuneralservice.com.
Ryan Funeral Home
& Cremation Services
6924 Lake Road