Born on August 14th, 1958 in Lancaster, PA to the late Esther E. and Luther B. "Red" Kistler.
Desi was the wonderful mother to Ashley J. Elliott and also survived by sister, Debra Hess and brother, Daniel Kistler. Desi will forever be remembered for her radiant personality, selfless devotion and strong walk as a disciple. She applied her vast knowledge and experience during her decades as manager at the International Dentsply Sirona of York, PA.