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Anne F. EIBEN Obituary


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ANNE F. EIBEN (nee Motul) age 91, entered into eternal life peacefully on February 23, 2013 surrounded by those who loved her and holding the hand of the love of her life and husband of 31 years Dr. Robert M. Eiben. Adored mother of Peter (Maria), Marianne (John) Karaffa, Ruth Khalsa , Janne (Marshall) Bissett, Martha (Patrick) O'Leary, George (Mary), Jack, Susan (Kevin ) Kelley, Marc (Zina), Thomas, Joseph (Sheila) and Constance (Larry) Rieb. Beloved stepmother of Daniel, Christopher (Jayne), Thomas (Jan), Mary (George) Balbo, Charles (Leslie) and Lisa. Cherished grandmother of 23 and great-grandmother of 8. Dearest sister of Clare Zahorchak, Dolores Henry, sister-in-law Rita Broestl; her caring nieces and nephews; and life-long friend to many. She was preceded in death by her parents Frank and Tilly; sisters Elizabeth, LaVerne and Eleanor; brother Edward; granddaughter Kathrine and former husband Thomas Balbo. Anne was born in Cleveland on April 26, 1921. She was a 1940 graduate of West Tech High School and in the banking industry for over 25 years, most memorably as a teller at the Lakewood National City Bank Branch. Volunteer for many years at St. Vincent Charity Hospital, Euclid Hospital and Western Reserve Hospice. Family will welcome friends at McGORRAY-HANNA FUNERAL HOME, 14133 DETROIT AVE., LAKEWOOD, OH, ON FRIDAY, MARCH 1st FROM 3-8 P.M. Funeral at the Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist (Superior & E. 9th ) at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday , March 2nd. Interment Calvalry Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please donate to the Ennis Court "Annie Fund" 13323 Detroit Ave. Lakewood, OH 44107.