Eichenberger Lelia Demadoff Eichenberger, age 85, of Columbus, died peacefully Friday March 7, 2014 surrounded by her loving family. Retired after 30 years with CME Federal Credit Union. She loved attending her grandkid's sporting events, loved watching the Cincinnati Reds, her Cubbies and the OSU Buckeyes, and enjoyed family gatherings. Preceded in death by husband Harry R. Eichenberger, brothers and sisters-in-law Richard (Alice) Robert Keith (Rose) and George Archibald, sisters and brothers-in-law Judith (Bob) Dykes Eunice (Art) Goedeking, grandchildren Wayne Goldbach and Leslie Whiteman. Survived by devoted daughters, Sharma (Chuck) Grabner, Shelia (Tom) Whiteman, Sherri (Jim) Mullins; step-daughter, Martha Lou Goldbach; grandchildren, Chuck and Mikayla Grabner, Stephanie (Brandon) Kreitzburg, Michael Whiteman, Alyse and Nathan Mullins, Loretta Stammler, Mark Goldbach, Aimee Sanders, Nathan Whiteman, Melissa Smith, Andy Whiteman; sister-in-law, Jo Archibald; numerous great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews. Friends may call 5-8 p.m. Tuesday, March 11, 2014 at KAUBER-SAMMONS FUNERAL HOME, 289 S. Main Street, Pataskala, where Funeral Service will be held 10 a.m. Wednesday. Entombment Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens. Pastor Bill Hayes officiating. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Senior Independence Hospice, c/o OPRS Foundation, 1001 Kingsmill Parkway, Columbus OH 43229 or The Woodlands of Columbus, 5380 East Broad Street, Columbus, OH 43213 in Lelia's memory. Please visit: www.kaubersammons.com to send on-line condolences.
Published in The Columbus Dispatch on Mar. 10, 2014