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Obituary for Eli Robert James Stinnett

NEW PARIS, OHIO – STINNETT, Eli Robert James, 2 months of New Paris, went to play with angels on January 8, 2020. Eli was born on November 22, 2019 to proud parents, Desiray Heindl and Alex Stinnett.

Although, he was only with us for such a short time, he touched each person who met him. Eli loved to play with his parents and siblings. He brought joy and love to everyone in his life. Eli will be loved and cherished by all who knew him.

Eli leaves to cherish his memory, loving parents, Desiray Heindl and Alex Stinnett; grandparents, Corey and Sarah Stinnett, David and Cherakee Heindl, and Mary Price; brother, Jaxon Stinnett; sister, Caroline Stinnett; uncles, Payton Stinnett, Zachary Denny, David Heindl II, and Michael Fritz; aunts, Stephanie Harvey and Kaylee Heindl; great-grandparents, Don and Jan Heindl, and Marie and Paul Rogers; great-aunt and uncle; Rodney Heindl and Nicole Heindl; cousins, Dean, Savannah, Kirei, Erin, Avery, Kaylyn, Wesley; and many other loving relatives and friends.

Viewing to be held at Community Christian Church (11 Dorsey Akers Dr., West Alexandria, Ohio 45381) on Monday, January 13, 2020 from 11am until 12pm. A funeral honoring Eli to follow at 12pm with Pastor Don Dunn officiating. Interment to follow at Sugar Grove Cemetery.

Flowers may be delivered to the church on Monday from 9am – 11am. Memorial contributions may be made to Community Christian Church. For additional information and to view Eli’s online video tribute, please visit