Kimberly S. (Marlin) McKenna
Born August 24, 1971
Kimberly S. (Marlin) McKenna, age 45, of Newark, DE, passed away suddenly on Monday, August 14, 2017.
Kimberly was born in Philadelphia, PA on August 24, 1971. She excelled as a nail and body treatment technician for Studio One Eleven Salon and Spa in Wilmington and was well respected for her strong work ethic and hardworking demeanor. Prior to that, she was loved as a server at Deep Blue.
A self-proclaimed foodie, Kimberly appreciated a fine meal and a good cigar. She was a thrill seeker at heart and adored roller coasters. In her leisure time, Kimberly enjoyed vacationing, especially in the Caribbean Islands, was an avid bowler, the Eagle’s biggest fan, and loved watching horror movies. She held a special place in her heart for animals of all sorts. Generous, kind, and personable, Kimberly left an impression on everyone she met. She will be remembered for her sparkling personality and will be lovingly missed by her family and friends.
Kimberly is survived by her mother and father, Anna and Raymond Rodgers of Newark; sisters, Courtney Rodgers (Kyle Jorgensen) and Stephanie Kobialka (Ray); grandmother, Mary Honey Capobianchi; nephew, Adam Marlin; Dutch the Mean Ween Dachshund, her faithful canine companion; and David Marlin, Jr.
A visitation for family and friends will be held from 4:00 pm until 6:00 pm on Friday, August 18, 2017, at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 121 W. Park Place, Newark, DE, where a celebration of life will begin at 6:00 pm. Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in Kimberly’s memory may be made to Faithful Friends, 12 Germany Drive, Wilmington, DE 19804.