Gladys Eichhorn

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Born on December 1, 1917

Departed on July 1, 2011

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Eichhorn, Gladys Mae, a lifelong Beacon, NY resident, entered into rest Friday, July 1, 2011 at Wingate @ Beacon, she was 93.

Born December 1, 1917 in Beacon, she was the daughter of the late John and Edith Cosgrove Tomlins.

On June 2, 1939 she married Charles Eichhorn Jr.. Mr. Eichhorn preceeded her in death on December 22, 1975.

Gladys was formerly employed by Nabisco & Cardigainer Hat Factory in Beacon, and she was a member of the Christian Women’s Club.

Survivors include her two sons Theodore Eichhorn of Beacon & Jeffrey (Inge) Eichhorn of West Chester, PA, five grandchildren; Andrew, Christopher (Jen), Erin (Joseph), Barret (Meredith) & Charles, six great-grandchildren; Adam, Kacie, Marley, Scott, Abby & Henry.

She was predeceased by a son Ronald C. Eichhorn, and 10 siblings; Vida, Ruth, Edna, Doris, Grant, Alice, Allen, Florence, Frederick & Lois.

Graveside services will take place Thursday, July 7 at 10:00 a.m. at Fishkill Rural Cemetery, Fishkill, NY.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to: Animal Rescue Foundation (ARF) P.O. Box 1129, Beacon, NY 12508.

Date Of Service
12/01/1917 - 07/01/2011

Location Of Service
Fishkill Rural Cemetery

Guestbook Entries

  1. Donald & Carolyn Tomlins July 5, 2011 at 12:00 am - Reply

    Ted & Jeff,Please accept our heartfelt sympathy on the loss of your Mom. We have many wonderful memories of Aunt Gladys and the fabulous picnics and Christmases at North Street when so many of us were together. Our love, Cousin Don & Carolyn

  2. Timothy T. Sickler July 5, 2011 at 12:00 am - Reply

    Ted & Jeff

    Our deepest condolences

    Cindi & Tim Todd

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