Woman remembers sister, niece

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VANDERBURGH COUNTY, Ind. (WEHT) – A woman and her daughter who were found dead in their home in Vanderburgh County are being remembered by a close family member.

Forty-nine-year-old Kimbra Shanafelt and her five-year-old daughter Dahni Shanafelt were found dead Wednesday night.

Dana Markee says that her sister Kimbra loved animals.

“She was real energetic, lively. She was funny. She loved animals. I rescue animals through a local group, Another Chance for Animals, and she was right with me every step of the way “

The cause of death is still under investigation, pending toxicology reports. We’re told that could take three weeks.

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(This story was originally published on April 25, 2020)

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