Eileen T. Klinger

Klinger, Eileen T. (O'Neil) 82, died peacefully at Kent County Memorial Hospital on Thursday December 15, 2011. Mrs. Klinger was a proud resident of West Warwick for most all of her life. She spent a few short years, after her retirement, residing in Florida. Born January 7, 1929, she was the daughter of the late Francis A. and Sarah (Sullivan) O’Neil and the wife of the late Charles S. Klinger. Eileen was pre-deceased in death by her brothers Francis M. and Robert E. O’Neil. After graduating from West Warwick High School, Eileen went to work for the former American Hoechst Corporation where she headed up the Human Resources Dept until her retirement in 1985. Mrs. Klinger always believed in education and went on to receive her Associate in Science in Business degree from CCRI in June of 1986. She was an avid history buff and prided herself on being informed in all current affairs. Mrs. Klinger leaves behind a son, Stephen and his wife, Elizabeth; two grand-daughters Sherri Kuncio and Julie Mourachian and four great-grandchildren: Bradley, Nathan, Alaina and Ryan who were a constant source of pride and joy. She also leaves behind some close friends, a dear sister-in-law, four loving nieces, a nephew and their ever-growing families. She will be missed. Calling hours will be held at The Butterfield Home and Chapel 500 Pontiac Avenue Cranston on Monday evening December 19th beginning at 6:00 PM and closing with a Memorial Service at 8:00 PM. Burial will take place on Tuesday December 20th at 10:00am in The Rhode Island Veterans Cemetery, Exeter where she will be laid to rest beside her husband.

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Steve & Beth - 12/16/2011

The pain is gone. She is now resting peacefully.

Craig Newman - 12/16/2011

My heart goes out to you and your family at this time.

Bev Mourachian - 12/16/2011

My thoughts are with you at this difficult time.

Roger Ouellette - 12/16/2011

Howie & Shari Goldstein - 12/16/2011

Our thoughts and prayers to you and your family.

Milton Tootell - 12/16/2011

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Michelle Amarante - 12/16/2011

I'm so sorry to hear about the passing of your Mom. My heartfelt condolences to you and your family.

Carole Kearney - 12/16/2011

Thank you so much for sending this to me, I often think of you and your family. Glad your mom is out of pain.

Larry Tocci - 12/16/2011

Steve, Beth & Family, Mary & I were sorry to hear of your Mom's passing.

Michael Kerr - 12/17/2011

My thoughts and prayers are with you. So sorry.

James Thompson - 12/17/2011

May Eileen rest in piece. My thoughts and prayers are with the family. She was a great lady...

Peg Davis - 12/17/2011

So sorry to hear about the loss of your mom. In my thoughts and prayers.

Paul Wyrostek - 12/17/2011

Dear Steve and Beth,
Our deepest conolences to you and the family at such a sad time....

Kathy & Pete Lavoie - 12/17/2011

Our deepest sympathies to both of you on this great loss.

Ken & Marilyn Jacobson - 12/17/2011

Our deepest sympathy wings out to you and yours with a prayer. May all the wonderful memories warm your hearts.

Bill Ramsay - 12/17/2011

Steve & Beth, May you and your family draw a sense of peace and comfort from the Joy and Love known in your mom's life and that spirit which lives on in the hearts of all who shared and recall those treasured memories....

Bob Proulx - 12/18/2011

My deepest sympathy on your loss. Eileen was such a wonderful and caring lady.

Jerry Kluba - 12/18/2011

Steve & beth,
My deepest sympathy for your loss.

David & LouAnn Anderson - 12/18/2011

Steven, Beth and Family, It is a great loss for all of us. Keeping all of the wonderful memories in our heart will give us the strength to remember as well as move on.
Love Always.

Nancy, Michael, Connor Valois - 12/18/2011

God saw you getting tired and a cure was not to be.
So He put His arms around you and whispered “come to me.”
With tearful eyes we watched you, and saw you pass away.
Although we loved you dearly, we could not make you stay.
A golden heart stopped beating, hard -working hands at rest.
God broke our hearts to prove to us, He only takes the best.

We'll miss you so much Aunty...

Michelle and Michael Calise - 12/18/2011

Dear Beth and Steve,
Please accept our sincere condolences. I know how worried you were about mom. She is now at peace, and will be missed by you and your family. Our love and thoughts are with you.

Dr. Matthew Mendillo - 12/18/2011

I was very saddened to read of the passing of Eileen. She was a kind woman and I loved talking with her about all topics when I saw her.

Dr. Matthew Mendillo and the staff of the Center for Chiropractic & Wellness

Ed and Nancy O'Neill - 12/19/2011

Dear Steve and Beth and family,
Our thoughts are with you at this difficult time.

Pauline LaRoche - 12/19/11 - 12/19/2011

My condolences to Steve, Beth and family. I enjoyed working with Eileen at American Hoechst many years ago and will miss our annual conversations via Christmas cards about our families. She was a great comfort to me when I lost my mother in 2010 and I will truly miss her.

Bobby O'Neil - 12/19/2011

Aunty, we will miss you, especially during this holiday season. You have taught us the true meaning of "Giving."
What we have once enjoyed
we can never lose...
All that we love deeply
becomes a part of us.
-Helen Keller

Art & Joni Lavoie - 12/19/2011

Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. It is always hard to say good bye to a loved one and even harder this time of year.May your memmories bring you joy.

Merry Beth & Bailee Cutler - 12/19/2011

With deepest sympathy to Steve, Beth and family.
We never lose the person we love, their memory stays forever in our heart.
Aunty, you will truly be missed.

Chris & Patti Lavoie - 12/19/2011

Dear Steve, Beth & Family
our Thoughts & Prayers are with you during this difficult time. we are very sorry for your loss

NADINE AND DAVID TYLER - 12/22/2011

DEAR STEVE AND FAMILY....WE AND MY MOTHER WERE TO READ OF YOUR MOM'S PASSING. SHE WAS SUCH A NICE, PRETTY LADY...I REMEMBER HER FROM WHEN I WAS A SMALL CHILD. PRAYERS ARE WITH YOU.....OUR SINCERE CONDOLENCES.



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