Eileen L. Carpenter

March 22, 1913 ‒ November 14, 2016

Marion, Ohio

Eileen L. Carpenter, age 103, of Marion, passed away Monday, November 14, 2016 at Kindred Nursing Community.   Eileen was born in Marlinton, West Virginia to the late Cecil and Delta (Wagner) Gum on March 22, 1913.  Eileen worked for many years at Kresge as their food service manager and was a long time member of Emanuel Lutheran Church.  Eileen married Michael R. Carpenter who passed away May 15, 1993.

Eileen is survived by children, James Carpenter, Tom Carpenter, Ann Alheim, Helen Gattshall, Alice Bays, and Rita Pore; and numerous grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Graveside services will be held 10:30 am Monday, November 21, 2016 at Marion Cemetery with Kevin Kehn, AIM officiating.

Snyder Funeral Homes, GUNDER/HALL Chapel are honored to serve the Carpenter family.

Online condolences may be expressed by visiting www.SnyderFuneralHomes.com.

  • Keeping you all in our thoughts and prayers.

    With deepest sympathy,
    The Logan Family (Dennis and Pat, Ben and Cheri, Debbie, Judy and Danny)

  • We were so sorry to hear about the passing of Eileen. Our prayers and thoughts to the whole family. Ben has many fond childhood memories of each member of the family. Love Ben and Peggy Simmons