Steven S. Eich, of Hinsdale, formerly of Glenview, passed away September 6, 2021, after a courageous battle with cancer.
Steve was a graduate of Glenbrook South High School and DePauw University where he was a member of Beta Theta Pi fraternity. He had a passion for history, teaching Social Studies at Fairview South School in Skokie and Glenbrook South High School in Glenview. In addition, Steve coached baseball and basketball and was a role model and mentor to many. An avid Cub fan, he was a season ticket holder and felt blessed to witness a World Series win!
Beloved husband and father, Steve is survived by his wife, Nancy Harper, and children Bobby, Emily and John Eich, sister Judy Standefer (Mark). He was a caring uncle to Matt Eich, Andy Eich, Andrew Smiskol and nieces Missy Eich, Cindy Smiskol, Kati Standefer, Christine Standefer.
Steve was preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Doris (Burklund) Eich and his brother, Ronald Eich. Knowing Steve's love of learning and education, donations may be made to the Robert, Emily and John Eich Children College Fund in care of Harris Bank Hinsdale, 50 S. Lincoln Street, Hinsdale, IL attn.: Thomas Bettencourt.
Due to COVID- 19, a celebration of life will be held at a later date. Please share any fond memories of Steve on our online guestbook.
Published by Chicago Tribune on Sep. 14, 2021.