Emily Dibbens January 9, 1987 - July 3, 2021 Andover, Kansas - Emily Rose Dibbens, 34, of Andover, KS, passed away peacefully in her home on Saturday, July 3, 2021. Emily was born in Arkansas City, KS on Friday, January 9, 1987, the daughter of Scott A. Mullins and Kathy Kaufman. She was raised in Wichita, KS. Emily graduated high school from Wichita Heights in 2005. She went on to graduate from Wichita State University in 2010. Emily married the love of her life, Derek Dibbens on September 28, 2013. Together they shared one son, Bodie Ace Dibbens. Emily will be remembered as an incredible and devoted mother. Emily is survived by her husband, Derek Dibbens and their son, Bodie Ace Dibbens of Andover, KS. Her mother, Kathy (Eric) Kaufman. Sister, Lindsay (Carlos) Carbajal. Stepsister, Brandi (Kelly Lare) Kaufman. Stepbrother Evan (Shannon) Kaufman. Nieces; Maci, Grace, and Anna. Nephews; Camryn, Tony, Jett, Elias, Rhys and Ethan. All residing in the Wichita metro area. Emily worked as an Office Manager for Korol Financial for 5 years. She was passionate about playing cards and games with family, watching movies, hot tea, singing and nurturing her relationship with Jesus Christ. Emily is preceded in death by her father, Scott A. Mullins of Wichita, KS. Her grandparents, Russel and Barbara Mullins of Wichita, KS and Billy and Mary Gildhouse of Arkansas City, KS. The memorial funeral service will be held at 10:00 A.M. on Friday, July 16, 2021, at NewSpring Church. Mark Hoover of NewSpring Church will be officiating. There will be a celebration of life in Wichita on July 16th at 6:00 P.M. It will be at the home of Eric and Kathy Kaufman. Please reach out to family for the address. In lieu of flower arrangements, the Dibbens family is asking for contributions towards a college fund for Bodie. Please make checks payable to "Learning Quest for the benefit of Bodie Dibbens". Checks may be sent to: Korol Financial, 10333 E 21st St N #203, Wichita, KS 67206.
I missed hearing Emily´s cheerful voice at work these past many months. She was never annoyed or angry at anything; what a wonderful young lady and a joy to be around. My thoughts and prayers are with her family, and please accept my deepest sympathies.
July 12, 2021
You brought so much light every where you went and were a ray of sunshine to so many. Your faith and trust throughout all your suffering was an incredible witness to us. Our hearts and prayers go out to your family and we will share your legacy until we see you again some day. Love you always Emily
Liz & Jeremiah
July 10, 2021
We will miss you. We never forget your beautiful smile & wonderful times with finger spellings Please accept our sympathy. \\m/
Sam & Linda
July 10, 2021
My prayers are with you and your family. Sorry to hear of you loss.