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Marie B. Eisterhold

Marie B. Eisterhold, age 91 of Rich Fountain, passed away Monday, December 24, 2012, at Westphalia Hills Retirement Center.

Marie was born September 11, 1921, in Jefferson City, a daughter to the late Stephen and Barbara (Struemph) Boes.

Marie attended Sacred Heart School and received her GED.

On August 14, 1946, Marie was united in marriage to Michael Eisterhold in Rich Fountain. He preceded her in death on November 16, 1997.

Marie was a homemaker and worked as a cook at the Sacred Heart Catholic School in Rich Fountain.

Marie was a member of the Sacred Heath Catholic Church, the Sewing Circle, and St. Ann's Sodality. She enjoyed quilting, crocheting and working word puzzles.

Marie is survived by: two sons, Gerard Eisterhold and his wife Kate of Kansas City, MO., Rob Eisterhold and his wife Charlene of Linn; four daughters, Joanne Geels and her husband Daniel of Seattle, WA, Barbara Shanholzer and her husband Terry of Tampa, FL, Rosie Sambaluk and her husband Nick of Ft. Worth, TX, and Marcie Eisterhold of Kansas City, MO; eight grandchildren, 4 step grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren and 7 step great grandchildren.

Visitation will be held from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 27, 2012, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Rich Fountain. A prayer service will be held at 4:00 p.m.

Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, December 28, 2012, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Rich Fountain with Fr. Philip Niekamp as the Celebrant. Burial will follow at the Sacred Heart Parish Cemetery.

Expressions of sympathy may be made to Sacred Heart Catholic Church.

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Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this time. We hope the memories you have will sustain you during this time of sadness.

EAI Staff Dec 27 2012 12:00 AM

Romans 8:38-39 For I am sure that neither death nor life, nor angels nor rulers, nor things present nor things to come, nor powers, nor height nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love of God in Christ Jesus our Lord.

The Dinse family Dec 26 2012 12:00 AM

Rob & Charlene & family, Our deepest sympathy to you & your family. She lived a long life. A lot of memories to cherish.

Mary & Marty Brandt Dec 25 2012 12:00 AM

Please accept my deepest sympathy in the loss of your beloved mother. May those precious memories be foremost in your hearts and minds along with the wonderful promise made by Jesus at John 5:28,29). May this bring you peace and comfort.

A. Jackson Dec 25 2012 12:00 AM

Our deepest sympathy for your loss. Growing up in Rich Fountain I hold memories of Marie's sweet smile and gentle voice. May your treasured memories give you comfort during this difficult time.

Kevin & Lisa (Grellner) Fincher Dec 24 2012 12:00 AM


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