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Eileen F. Cleaves

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Eileen F. Cleaves Obituary
Eileen F. Cleaves

AGE: 93 • Lancaster, PA

Eileen F. Cleaves, of Willow Valley Manor in Lancaster, PA, formerly of Newark, DE, departed this life on Wednesday, April 12, 2017 in Arbor View Health Center.

Eileen was a resident of Willow Valley Manor since 2004, moving from Newark, DE with her loving husband, H. DuVal Cleaves, who passed away in 2015. Eileen retired from Curtis Paper Mill in Newark, DE, where she worked for more than forty years. She was a member of Boehms United Methodist Church in Willow Street, PA. Prior to Boehms UMC, she was a member of Kingswood United Methodist Church and St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church in Newark, DE.

Eileen is survived by her good friends, William W. Spiegelhalder of Lancaster, PA, John and Beth Curran of Providence, RI, Charles and Nancy Stewart of Newark, DE, and James and Vonda Killian of Lancaster, PA.

A service will be held at 11:30am on Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at R.T. Foard & Jones Funeral Home, 122 W. Main St., Newark, DE 19711, where friends may visit beginning at 11:00am. Burial will follow at Newark Cemetery. Officiating will be Rev. Chris Eden, Rev. Ernie Olsen, and Rev. William W. Spiegelhalder. Memorial gifts may be made payable to Boehms United Methodist Church and sent in care of the funeral home, P.O. Box 248, Rising Sun, MD 21911. To send online condolences, please visit

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