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EILEEN LOUISE GIESBRECHT (MILLER)
Born: Aug 15, 1940
Date of Passing: Aug 01, 2021Offer Condolences or Memory Make a donation to CancerCare Manitoba Foundation
EILEEN LOUISE GIESBRECHT
August 15, 1940 - August 1, 2021
Eileen will be deeply missed by her children, Larry (Agnes), Darrell (Gillian) and Gail (Jim); her grandchildren, Ryan, Caitlin, Samantha, Jocelyn, Larissa (Scott), Colby, Paige (Landon), Tanner (Tesa), Genevieve (Patrick), Everett; great-grandchildren, Aubrey, Reed; sister Loretta (Tom); nieces, Theresa (Kevin) and Kathy (Justin); and many other nieces, nephews, family, friends, and extended family.
Eileen was predeceased by her husband Peter, her parents, Earl and Theresa Miller, and her brother Earl Miller.
Eileen enjoyed her time with family and friends; she enjoyed travel and being at the ballpark cheering on her Winnipeg Goldeyes. Eileen was an incredible mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend. Eileen always put her family first, providing help and support to everyone that needed it. She was always quick to ensure you felt welcome when you came to visit whether that was putting on a pot of coffee, offering a meal or just taking the time to talk; she truly loved everyone.
The family would like to express their sincere appreciation to Dr. Paul, CancerCare Manitoba and the nurses and staff at St. Boniface Hospital's Palliative Care Unit.
A private celebration of Eileen's life will take place at Glen Lawn Funeral Home at 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, August 10, 2021. Interment will follow at Glen Lawn Cemetery. Family and friends wishing to attend virtually may do so at:
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to CancerCare Manitoba or to a charity of your choice.
Family and friends may sign a
book of condolence at www.glenlawn.ca.
Glen Lawn Funeral Home
As published in Winnipeg Free Press on Aug 07, 2021
Condolences & Memories (4 entries)
Heaven just got brighter with Eileen’s smile, heart & soul. - Posted by: Debbie (Friend) on: Aug 10, 2021
Your smile and kind words will never be forgotten. So many memories to hold close. You are gone but never be forgotten. I am sure Pete, your Mom and Dad and brother Earl and so many other relatives and friends were there to greet you. You can now rest in peace. We all will miss you but never forget you. - Posted by: Marg Melnick (Aunt) on: Aug 07, 2021
Our families were always very close growing up in Ralph Connor and remained old friends always for many generations. I was very sad to hear of Eileen’s passing and all our family extends their deepest sympathy to her children & (great)grandchildren and to her dear sister and her family. You are All in our thoughts. - Posted by: Sandra McDougall (Family friend) on: Aug 07, 2021
Rest peacefully Eileen you deserve it. She fought so hard to stay with her loving family but the fight is over and she can rest. I have so many fond memories of the whole family and time spent together. Our parents will now be visiting and playing crib in heaven! - Posted by: janet thompson (niece) on: Aug 07, 2021
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