Of Wilkinsburg, recently a resident of Hamilton Hills in Turtle Creek, age 91, on Wednesday, November 28, 2012. Beloved sister of Walter (late Anna Mae) Cummings of Braddock Hills, Rose Mary (late Patrick) O'Hara of Forest Hills and Winifred (late James) Conway of Penn Hills. Preceded in death by her brothers and sisters, Francis Cummings, who was killed in WWII, Martin Cummings, Kathleen Cummings and Jack (surviving spouse, Mary) Cummings. Also survived by numerous nieces and nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews. Eileen was a dedicated and loving family caregiver to her parents, siblings, nieces and nephews. One memory of her 'giving' life will be her simple, yet meaningful phrase, "Thank you very much". Friends welcome Friday from 5-8 p.m. at PATRICK T. LANIGAN FUNERAL HOME, 700 Linden Ave., East Pittsburgh (412-824-8800). Mass of Christian Burial in St. James Church on Saturday at 10 a.m. Eileen's family is very grateful to the staff of both Hamilton Hills and, also, Promise Hospice for their outstanding and compassionate care for Eileen. Memorial donations may be made to St. James Church, 718 Franklin Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15221 or www.stjameswilkinsburg.org.
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