Eileen Marie Ploss

Wednesday, January 6, 2021

Eileen Marie Ploss, 75, of Shell Knob, passed away Thursday, Dec. 31, 2020, at Cox Medical Center in Branson.

She was born Jan. 31, 1945, in Chicago, Ill., the daughter of William and Mary (Zielinski) Huebner. On Sept. 7, 1985, in Lake Villa, Ill., she was united in marriage to Peter D. Ploss, who survives.

Also surviving are: five children, Kimberly Bey of Lake Villa, Ill., Dwain Keltner and his wife Lori of Grayslake, Ill., Meghan Cripe and her husband Daniel of Round Lake, Ill., Kevin Walsh and his wife Jennifer of Tigard, Ore., and Jeff Walsh and his wife Nancy of Park Ridge, Ill.; and five grandchildren.

Preceding her in death were her parents.

She grew up in Illinois and graduated from High School in Antioch, Ill. For several years, she was project manager for Ceridian in Chicago. Eight years ago she moved to Shell Knob to make her home. She was a member of Dogwood Trail Garden Club (dirt buddies) and a member of SKITS. Services were held Tuesday, Jan. 5, at Fohn Funeral Home in Shell Knob. Pastor Bill Kenagy conducted the services.