Marie H. (Hillyer) Eigenrauch, age 86 passed away Tuesday morning, November 1, 2011 at The Waters of Martinsville. She was a resident of Morgantown and a former resident of Hazlet, New Jersey.
Marie was born December 16, 1924, in Red Bank, New Jersey to the late Harold and Minnie (Shardine) Hillyer Sr. She married Christian Eigenrauch Sr. on July 14, 1946 in Middletown, NJ.He preceded her in death on May 4, 2005.
Marie was a 1942 graduate of Middletown High School in Middletown, NJ. She was a loving homemaker and worked for the United States Government as a secretary in the Avionics Department at Fort Monmouth, NJ during World War II.
Survivors include her children: Christian Eigenrauch Jr. of Morgantown, David John Eigenrauch of Deal, NJ, Dianne Claire Asay & Kathryne Lydia (Michael) Steib both of Middletown, NJ, and Jill (Bob) Schultz of Manalapan, NJ. She will be remembered by her siblings: Claire Parrish of Maidens, VA, Harold Hillyer Jr. of Bricktown, NJ, & Ron H. Hillyer of Red Bluff, CA; eight grandchildren, six great grandchildren & one great-great grandchild.
She was preceded in death by one daughter: Claire Marie Arnold onNovember 30, 1995.
Marie was one of the oldest living member of the Middletown Reformed Church in Middletown, NJ. She enjoyed crocheting, reading and photography.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Meredith – Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center in Morgantown. Inurnment will take place at a future date at the Fairview Cemetery in Middletown, NJ.
Memorial contributions may be sent in honor of Marie to The Waters of Martinsville,2055 Heritage Drive, Martinsville,IN46151.
Expressions of caring and kindness can be made to the Eigenrauch family at www.meredith-clark.com
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