Age 55, of Wilmington, Ohio, passed away unexpectedly early Saturday morning, March 9, 2019 at the Clinton Memorial Hospital in Wilmington.
She was born June 1, 1963 in Chicago, Illinois. On August 15, 1981 in Riverside, California, she married George R. Carrington, who survives.
Darlene was a member of St. Columbkille Catholic Church and her passion was for her love of her Lord Jesus Christ, her family and her Golden Retrievers.
In addition to her husband, other surviving family members are her mother- DeAnn Kachelmeier, Wilmington; son- Jason (Lynn) Carrington, Goshen; granddaughter- Grace Carrington; half-brother, Andrew (Angie) Kachelmeier of New Antioch, OH; and her furry beloved dogs- Bailey, Baxter, Diva, Nala, and Max the Cat.
Darlene was preceded in death by her father- James Govostis and her step-father- Joseph Kachelmeier.
Memorial Mass Services will be held 11:30 AM, Monday, March 18, 2019 at St. Columbkille Catholic Church, 73 North Mulberry Street at West Locust Street, Wilmington with Rev. Michael Holloran officiating. Interment will follow in the Sugar Grove Cemetery, Wilmington.
A gathering of Family and Friends will be held at the church on Monday, March 18 from 10:30 AM until the time of Mass. The Fisher-Edgington Funeral Home, Wilmington, has been entrusted with the arrangements. Contributions in Darlene's memory may be made to the Wilmington Area Humane Society, PO Box 968, 5312 North US 68, Wilmington, Ohio 45177. To sign the online guest book, go to edgingtonfuneralhomes.com.