FROSTBURG Gwendolyn Marie Eichhorn, 87, of Frostburg died Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017, at the WMHS Frostburg Nursing and Rehab Center.
Born March 13, 1930, in Cumberland, she was the daughter of the late William G.Brant, and Emma L Eichhorn. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Edward Eichhorn; her son, Edward J. Eichhorn; sisters, Betty Alexander, Jacqueline Hager, Emma Hill, Wanda Wilson, and Maxine Sheffler.
Ms. Eichhorn was a member of Welsh Baptist Church and retired from the Allegany County School System.
Surviving are her son Alan W. Eichhorn; grandchildren, Jarrett A. Eichhorn, and Ashley N. Diehl, and husband Ben, all of Frostburg; sister, Nancy Beeman of Virginia; brothers in law, Paul Hetz and Dale Eichhorn, and wife Susan, all of Florida; daughter in law, Theresa Eichhorn; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Family and friends will be received at Durst Funeral Home P.A., 57 Frost Avenue, Frostburg, on Sunday, Oct. 29, 2017, from 1 to 2 p.m. with the services to follow at 2 p.m. with Rev. Matthew Eichhorn officiating.
Entombment will be in the Rest Lawn Memorial Gardens Mausoleum.
The family would like to give a special thank you to the staff of WMHS Frostburg Nursing & Rehab Center for their care.
Words of comfort may be sent to the family following the obituary at www.durstfuneralhome.com.
Published on October 26, 2017