Christine M. Dunlap, 53 of Paisley, Fla. died Monday, July 1, 2013 after a lengthy illness at the Florida Hospital of DeLand.
Born Oct. 24, 1959, she was the daughter of the late Earl L. Kepler Sr. and Beverly Frost Kepler. On Aug. 12, 1995, she married Joseph Dunlap, who survives.
Christine was an avid animal lover and spent many years grooming dogs and cats at Christie’s Pampered Pooch in Kane.
Surviving in addition to her mother and husband are one daughter, Nicole (Matthew) Bressler; two stepsons, William (Mary) Dunlap and Dustin Dunlap; and seven grandchildren, Tyler, Tori, and Terika Schleicher and Brooklynn Bressler; William Dunlap, and Jamerson and Erica Dunlap.
She was preceded in death by her father; two brothers, Earl Kepler Jr. and Steven Kepler; an aunt, Catherine Frost; and an uncle, Joseph Frost.
Alavon Direct Cremation Service, 230 S. Volusia Ave., Orange City, Fla. was entrusted with arrangements.