Irene Eichorst(1924 - 2014)

Irene L. (Reckner) Eichorst Middle Grove - Irene L. (Reckner) Eichorst 90, passed away Saturday, March 15, 2014 at her home. Born in Ballston Spa, on February 2, 1924, she was the twin sister of the late Pauline Arnold and daughter of the late Andrew and Lulu Reckner. Irene was both a mother to her four boys and housewife. She helped operate and manage the mobile home park on Hyspot Road with her late husband, Lewis Eichorst. Irene is survived by her children, Robert P. Eichorst of Middle Grove, Alan Eichorst (Ina) of Greenfield Center, Dennis Eichorst of Middle Grove and Timothy Eichorst (June) of Greenfield Center; sister, Ruth Putnam of Wilton; and many grandchildren and great grandchildren. A funeral service celebrating her life will be held 11am Friday, March 21, 2014 at Armer Funeral Home, Inc., 39 East High Street, Ballston Spa. Burial will be in Middle Grove Cemetery in the Spring. Relatives and friends are invited to call from 5-7pm on Thursday, March 20 and from 10-11am Friday, March 21 at the funeral home. The family would like to thank health care aide Julie Camaione for helping Irene during the last two and a half years. They would also like to thank Community Hospice of Saratoga for their help in caring for Irene during the last three months. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Community Hospice of Saratoga, 179 Lawrence Street, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 or Middle Grove United Methodist Church, 429 Middle Grove Road, Middle Grove, NY 12850. Online remembrances may be made at

Funeral Home

Armer Funeral Home Inc.
39 East High Street Ballston Spa, NY 12020
(518) 885-6181
Published in The Saratogian on Mar. 17, 2014