- Hope Anne (Seekins) (Kimball) Boes, age 51, died unexpectedly on February 12, 2018, near her home in Sikeston, Missouri.
She was born on September 24, 1966, the daughter of Clifford and Harriett Seekins of Searsport, Maine. Hope graduated from Searsport High School and married her high school sweetheart, Patrick Larkin Kimball, in 1984. She furthered her love of children working in childcare in Waldo County.
Hope was a loving wife, daughter, sister, mother, and friend to many. She loved helping others and had a smile and hug for everyone she knew. She'd always say "I'm a hugger!"
In 2009 she found love again and married Olin Q. Boes, and made a loving home for them in Sikeston, Missouri. Hope was a member of Sikeston First Assembly of God and worked as a home health nurse for Caring Hands.
She was predeceased by her father, Clifford M. Seekins, first husband of 23 years, Patrick Larkin Kimball, and her grandson, Jayden A. Kimball.
Hope is survived by her husband, Olin Q. Boes; mother, Harriet Seekins and stepfather, James Browning, of Oak Island, North Carolina; two sons, Noah Larkin Kimball and wife, Emily Belden, of Northport, Maine, and Matthew Boes of Springfield, Missouri; two daughters, Lauren Malloy of Essex, Missouri, and Elissa Boes of Sikeston; her sister, Diane-Marie Colby (Sassy) and husband, Chris Colby, of Searsport, Maine; seven grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.
Memorial service will be held on Thursday, February 22, 2018, at 2:00 p.m. at Belfast Church of the Nazarene, 95 Swan Lake Avenue, Belfast, Maine, with Joe DuBois officiating. Those who wish may make memorial contributions in her memory to Bulldog Pantry, c/o Lynne Bizzell DeWitt, 315 Baker Lane, Sikeston, MO 63801. Memories and condolences may be shared with the family at www.ripostafh.com.
Published on  February 15, 2018