Dylan James Eickholz, 28, of Metropolis, passed away at 8:58 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2021, at Mercy Health-Lourdes Hospital.
Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 20, 2021, at Zion Evangelical Church with Jim Duncan officiating. Burial followed in the church cemetery.
Dylan was a member of Zion Evangelical Church and worked in the construction industry.
Dylan is survived by his parents, Jamie and Shelly (Logeman) Eickholz; grandparents, Lowell and Janet Logeman; fiancé, Bailey Klaproth; daughter, Haven and a child “Peanut” on the way; aunts, Savonna Durst, Julie Keipp, Tammy Burnham and husband Kenny, Tonya Grace and husband Lanny; uncle, Chad Eickholz; several cousins.
Dylan was preceded in death by his grandparents, James Thomas and Bonnie (Larrison) Eickholz; brother, Logan Eickholz; cousin, Ashley Keipp.
Memorials may be made in Dylan’s name to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tennessee 38101.
Pallbearers were Jesse Owens, Logan Trovillion, Cody Strong, Zach Keipp, Jake Burnham, and Ian Durst.
Honorary Pallbearers were Mike Burnham, Josh Burnham, Collin Hornback, and Nolen Kotter.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Aikins-Farmer-
Loftus-McManus Funeral Home. Online condolences may be left at www.aikinsfarm