Heather M. Kahl

September 07, 1976 ‒ October 29, 2017

Mansfield, Ohio

MANSFIELD: Heather M. Kahl passed away unexpectedly Sunday, October 29, 2017 at Ohio Health Hospital Mansfield. She was 41.

She was born September 7, 1976 to parents Richard Lee & Joyce (Layman) Eaton in Mansfield. Heather attended Madison High School and graduated in 1994.  In July of 1999 she met Jeff Kahl, and the pair were married on August 3, 2001 and together had two beautiful daughters, whom she loved greatly.

Shopping, decorating for holidays’, decorating her home, and crafting are just a few things that Heather enjoyed in her spare time. As well as traveling and spending time with her daughter and husband. She was very funny, sarcastic and enjoyed teasing her family. She was very devoted to her daughters, her husband and her family. The family bond that was created between her sisters is one that cannot be broken. She is so loved and will be missed by all who cared for her.

Heather worked at King Office Service, as an administrative assistant, where she worked for over 2 years.

She is survived by her loving husband Jeff Kahl; daughters Lillian and Jolena Kahl; her mother Joyce Eaton; sisters Kristy (Scott) Harrison, and Amy (Alan) Eaton; mother-in-law Leslie (Frank) Boyd; sister-in-law Erica (Shannon) Hedge; grandmothers Dorothy Layman and Alice Eaton; stepmother Donna Eaton; nieces Shelby Harrison and Makayla Eaton; multiple Aunts, Uncles, and Cousins; and close friends Adrienne Nusbaum, and Kimberly McLaughlin.

Heather was preceded in death by her father Rick Eaton; and her grandfathers Howard Eaton, and Glen Layman.

The Kahl family will receive friends Thursday, November 2, 2017 from 4 to 8 p.m. in the Marion Avenue Snyder Funeral Home Finefrock Chapel. A funeral service honoring Heather’s life will be held Friday November 3, 2017 at 11 a.m. Rev. Jared Ruari and Pastor Joel Headley will speak. Burial will take place at a later date.

Contributions in Heather’s memory to a fund set in place for her daughters may be made at the funeral home. Check’s are made payable to Jeff Kahl or direct contributions can be made a Mechanic’s Bank.

Snyder Funeral Homes is honored to serve Heather’s family and encourage you to share a fond memory or message of condolence to them at SnyderFuneralHomes.com

  • Sending our deepest sympathy and prayers to the Eaton and Kahl families; and to all who knew and loved Heather. May God hold you in His loving arms and lift you up during this terrible time.

    Kelly (Caudill) Gray and Family

  • My deepest sympathy to Jeff and his daughters..Amy and Makla…Heather was a fun, sweet, loving mother to her daughters…Sending prayers and. support to you..and family

  • Heather was a childhood friend! I remember many days riding bikes, playing hide and seek , and ventures to the mall. I would like to send thoughts and prayers to Heather’s family. I am truly sorry for your loss.

  • My deepest heartfelt sympathy to the Eaton and Kahl families. Prayers for you all.
    Leslie Bidinger

  • My deepest Sympathy to Jeff and his daughters and the family ! Lill & Fred and Darrin Galco

  • Joyce,
    I am so sorry for your loss. There is nothing I can do or say to ease your pain. No mother should ever have to bury her child. Thinking of you.
    Dee “Spook” Boals

  • Joyce so sorry for you loss. Prayers go out to your family as well as the Kahl family. Heather always had a smile on her face every time that I seen her. She will be truly missed.

  • So very sorry for the loss all of the family that loved this young lady so much. May God’s comfort surround you. Keep the good memories in your heart.

  • My thoughts and prayers are with you daily! Heather was such a kind soul and genuinely loving person. She will be greatly missed .. my condolences are with you all!💖🙏

  • Heather was a lovely person full of life & love for all who knew her..My deepest condolences to Jeff & the girls & to the Eaton family..I will truly miss you Heather you always welcomed me into your home & I have your old cowboy boots that i cherish & wear all the time..R.I.H. Angel until we meet again

  • I’m so sorry for your lost. My prayers and thoughts are with you and your family. May God bless you all.

  • My Thoughts and Prayers are with you and your family at this time,,, Heather was definitely one of a kind sweet, very kind hearted

  • My deepest sympathy to the Eaton and Kahl families. My fondest memory of Heather was her laugh. She will be missed by many. May God bless and comfort each of you in this most difficult time.
    Vicki Hipp

  • So sorry for the loss of Heather Kahl, family and friends are in my prayers and may GOD give them comfort and wrap HIS arms around them all,,,,,

  • Prayers to the family, Heather was a amazing person I only know her by her frequent trips to my store with the girls we always talked and laughed. You could tell she loved those girls so much! My heart breaks for the whole family i pray for the strength for all of you to heal. R.i.p sweet angel

  • There are no words and I just send strength and prayers to the whole family during this tragic time. My deepest and heartfelt sympathies go out to all and especially to her two daughters.

  • I like to pray and ask the Lord Jesus Christ that he would send his Angels down watch over the Kahl family and that he would babe his hedge protection upon them and that his Grace and light shine on them in this time of a lost of a wife, Morther, daughter, sister,cousin and friend.
    God also bring rest and peace to there Heart And Soul and I thank you in
    Jesus Name Amen

  • So sorry for your loss . Many prayers to the family . God is standing beside you just reach out for him . God bless .

  • So sorry for your loss . Many prayers to the family . God is standing beside you just reach out for him . God bless .

  • Heather was such a sweet loving person you loved life to the fullest! She will be missed by many. My prayers and rhoughts go to Jeff, girls and the rest of the family and friends.
    Mindy ( Brenner) Stewart

  • Sending prayers to Jeff and his daughter’s that they may find peace in knowing that there is another angel in heaven watching over them and thier family. My deepest condolences.

  • Our thoughts are with you and your family. Our prayers are for all of you. May God help you through this difficult time.

  • To the Kahl and Eaton Families,
    We were so sorry to read about the passing of Heather. Please accept our sympathies and prayers for your loss.
    The Ron Nelson Family

  • Sending my condolences, thoughts and Prayers for your family and friends. Sending healing hugs your way..

  • Joyce, so very sorry you all have to suffer this loss. There must be no greater pain for a mother than that of losing a child. If Syl were here, I know he would join me in praying for peace and comfort for you and for Heather’s family.

  • Kristy and family,

    Our sincere condolences from all your friends at Fire District #1, Johnson County Kansas. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

  • Leislie and Frank
    So Sorry about your lose, We will be Praying for all of you, hang in there and remember all the good times, It is hard, but God will help you all through it. Brenda and Tim

  • Dear Jeff, we are so sorry for your loss. We pray that memories of past fun helps take some of the sting from your grief.

  • Joyce, Jeff and family
    Words can’t take away the hurt you must be feeling. My prayers go out to you that God will bring peace and comfort during this horrible time. May he wrap his arms around you all and some day bring you happier days.

  • Jeff, Lilly & Lena we are very sorry to hear about Heather, your wife and mom. I remember dropping Hayley off to spend the night at your house for Lily’s Birthday a few years ago. Surprisingly, Hayley had packed half her room to share with the other girls. When I returned the next morning to pick her up the picture of Heather graciously and patiently holding bags on her arms and a stuffed animal under her chin while Hayley was making trips in and out of the garage getting all her stuff was just too funny. Praying for God’s strength and those precious memories to get you through the difficult days ahead.

  • We are so sorry to hear about Heather’s passing. Sending our deepest sympathy, prayers and hugs to you all.

  • Dear Jeff & Family,
    I am so very sorry for your loss. Know that you are in my thoughts and prayers.
    “Aunt Susie”

  • Jeff and Family,

    I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers go out to you and your
    daughters.

    John Martindale

  • Sorry for your loss. I worked with Heather at CVS and she always made me laugh. My thoughts & prayers are with all of you.

  • We are terribly sorry for your loss. Please know we send love and prayers for all of the family.