Genevieve M. Eick of Medina passed away on Monday, October 22, 2012 at the Medina Memorial Hospital. Mrs. Eick was born on June 3, 1918 in Knowlesville, NY, daughter of Benjamin and Mary E. (Whall) Allen.
She graduated from Middleport High School in 1935 and she married Harold W. Eick on July 5, 1941 at St. Michael's Lutheran Church in Wolcottsville and he predeceased her in 1991. She had worked at the Robert H. Newell Company Shirt Factory for 30 years and after that she worked at Medina Memorial Hospital Admissions Office for 15 years. She was a member of the Trinity Lutheran Church in Medina and its Service Guild and she served as Sunshine Card Lady at the Church for many years and she was also a member of the Medina Senior Citizens. After her retirement, she and her husband spent several winters in Florida.
She was predeceased by her brother and sister-in-law, Robert B. and Doris Allen; her nephews, Benjamin Tucker and Mark Tucker; brother-in-law, Francis L. Tucker; and a niece, Shirley A. Ryan. She is survived by her sister, Dorothy Tucker of Newfane; nieces and nephews, Linda L. Webb of Florida, Ronald (Carol) Tucker of Barker, Betty Tucker of Florida, Alice Tucker of California, Harold Ryan of Newfane; a great-niece, Sherry Tuohey of Medina; and also several other great-nieces and great-nephews.
There will be no prior visitation. Graveside services will be held on Friday at 11:00 AM at the Hartland Central Cemetery with the Rev. Peter Lindemann officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials to Trinity Lutheran Church, Medina, NY, would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements by the Bates, Wallace & Heath Funeral Home, Middleport, NY.
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