Dylan Paul Kinch, age 40, of Little Falls passed away unexpectedly from heart complications on New Year's Day, 2024.
He was born Ogdensburg, NY on May 4, 1983, son of the late Paul and Kelly (Mills) Kinch, who resides in Saranac Lake. On Aug. 1, 2021 in Little Falls, he was united in marriage with Erica Korce, a blessed union of nearly three years. Erica and Dylan met and fell in love in 2006 and Erica and her family truly adored Dylan. He loved hockey, golfing and being outdoors. Most of all, he cherished the times spent with his family, especially his daughter, Gianna. Dylan was a great mechanic and enjoyed working on vehicles.
Dylan was wholeheartedly devoted to his family; their well-being was his greatest joy and happiness. He considered himself incredibly fortunate to be surrounded by his loving family and very special friends. His love and compassion knew no bounds. As a true patriarch, Dylan had a unique gift of making his daughter, Gianna feel special. His presence brought positive energy to any room and he consistently found the good in everything and everyone. His legacy of unwavering positivity and love continues to inspire his family and all who knew him.
Survivors include his family who will miss him terribly, wife Erica and daughter, Gianna both of Little Falls; his mother, Kelly (Mills) Kinch), his sisters, April Kinch and Josh of Saranac Lake and Autumn Kinch and Kyle of Tupper Lake; in laws, Erin Korce and Dale, Jada DeJesus, nieces and nephews, Lakyn, Blake and Braxon, Bryson and Brooklynn. Besides his father, Paul, he was preceded in death by his grandmother, Marguerite Kinch.
The family will receive relatives and friends on Sunday, Jan. 7, 2024 from 1-3 pm at the Little Falls owned Mohawk Valley Funerals and Cremations, 7507 State Route 5, between Little Falls and St. Johnsville, 315-508-5131. A celebration of Dylan's life will follow from 4-8 at the Little Falls American Legion Post #31. Burial service will be private.