Niall M. Pilkington

Niall M. Pilkington, 3-month-old son of Joseph P. and Brittany Cummins Pilkington of Bellefontaine, passed away Tuesday morning, July 22, 2014, in the emergency department at Mary Rutan Hospital.

He was born in Bellefontaine on April 11, 2014, and also is survived by three brothers, Gavin Pilkington of Bellefontaine and Cody and Jason Pilkington of Indian Lake; three sisters, Hailey Pilkington of Bellefontaine, Olivia Marlatt of Englewood and Cailin Pilkington of Indian Lake; maternal grandparents, Lori Cummins of Bellefontaine and Edward Cummins of Lewistown; paternal grandfather, Paul Pilkington Sr. of Columbus; maternal great-grandmother, Beatrice Cummins of Bellefontaine; an aunt, Judy (Dave) Grimes of Quincy; three uncles, Jim Pilkington of Baltimore, Ohio, Brandon Skaggs and Steven Cummins.

Niall was preceded in death by his grandmother, Karen Lewis Oder; and an aunt, Janette Wright.

Pastor C.J. Plogger officiates a funeral at 2 p.m. Friday, July 25, at the Eichholtz Funeral Home, Bellefontaine, where visitation begins two hours prior. Burial is in Fairview Cemetery, Quincy.

Memorial contributions may be made to the family, in care of Eichholtz Funeral Home, 321 N. Main St. Bellefontaine OH 43311.

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