Cynthia Ellen Kilian, 50, of Liberty Hill entered into rest September 14, 2011. She was born July 24, 1961 in Aberdeen, S.D., to Gilbert Perry and Magdalen Thersa (Sahli) Erickson. She grew up in the Aberdeen area, attending local schools. She married Shayne Allan Kilian on May 22, 1981 in Aberdeen. The couple eventually moved from South Dakota to settle in Liberty Hill.
Cynthia worked in a number of jobs, but found her joy in caring for her family as a homemaker. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Aberdeen. She enjoyed spending free time making crafts and caring for her pets.
Cynthia is preceded in death by her parents; a sister, Charlene; and a son, Devon Allan. She leaves to cherish her memory her husband, Shayne of Liberty Hill; son, Brandon and his wife Bethany of Liberty Hill; daughter, Taylor Kilian of Liberty Hill; and a grandson, Clayton Allan; brother Craig Erickson and his wife Barb; and a close friend, Keith Erickson.
A memorial service was held on Sunday, Sept. 25, 2011 at the Gabriels Funeral Chapel with Rev. Terry Tope officiating.