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“Joe and Sheila,I just heard about Annie. My heart and prayers go out to you and your famiy. My sympathies..Susan and Greg Sheehan ”
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“Joe, Sheila, and the Eiben and Balbo families,I hope you find comfort in knowing that Anne is in a better place. My prayers and thoughts are with...Read More »
2 of 18 | Posted by: Matt Suchland - Columbus, OH

“Very sorry to learn of the loss of this very special lady and long time family friend. It was good to catch up with her family in person, and if I...Read More »
3 of 18 | Posted by: Kendall Stauffer - Concord, OH

“Dear Bob, I am so very sad about your loss of Annie. You two shared such a great love, which will continue for all time. Your constant friend, Evy ”
4 of 18 | Posted by: Evelyn Neufeld - Strongsvlle, OH

“George and family sorry for your loss. We had many great times at your house on Hilliard. God bless all of you. Jim Bringman Fairview Park,...Read More »
5 of 18 | Posted by: A friend

“Bob and family.Sorry for your loss. She was a great lady and was a source of joy and comfort for Bob. ”
6 of 18 | Posted by: John Licastro - Bratenahl, OH

“Dear Dr. Eiben - so sorry to hear of Annie's passing. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Love and peace...Barbara (Brown) & Richard ”
7 of 18 | Posted by: Barbara Shramo - Columbus, OH

“Dear Joe, we are very sorry for you loss. Our prayers are with you and your family. Joe and Maria Keppler ”
8 of 18 | Posted by: A friend

“Dear Uncle Bob, I am so, so sorry for the loss of your Annie. I want you to know how grateful I am that she was able to spend the last 31 years of...Read More »
9 of 18 | Posted by: Annie Geer - Wickliffe, OH

“Joe and Sheila, I am so sorry for your loss. You will be in our prayers during this difficult time.What a wonderful woman she was. God Bless you and...Read More »
10 of 18 | Posted by: Mary Simon - Lakewood,, OH

“Joe & Sheila, Please know our hearts are with you & how much we care. Our thoughts & prayers are with you & your family at this time.Lynn & Dave...Read More »
11 of 18 | Posted by: A friend

“Dear Eiben family, my sympathies are with you, and I pray for Anne and all of your family. ”
12 of 18 | Posted by: Kathy Cotman - Euclid, OH

“Marti and Family, our thouughts are with you. Much love to you all. ”
13 of 18 | Posted by: Amy and Ryan Claus

“Sending thoughts of comfort and peace. ”
14 of 18 | Posted by: The Halberts

“My thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this time. Please accept my condolences on your loss. ”
15 of 18 | Posted by: Kathleen O'Leary - Winfield, IL

“Sheila & Joe - Our deepest sympathy to you and your family. ”
16 of 18 | Posted by: Sharon & Jan Piko

“Our deepest sympathies to your family. Annie was such a lovely lady. We always enjoyed talking with her and hearing her stories of raising a large...Read More »
17 of 18 | Posted by: Dennis and Encie Super - OH

“I'd like to give the family my deepest sympathy. Please find the comfort that God's Word gives at John 11:25 share this comforting promise with your...Read More »
18 of 18 | Posted by: Ms. Johnson - MI


ANNE F. EIBEN (nee Motul) age 91, entered into eternal life peacefully on February 23, 2013 surrounded by those who loved her and holding the hand of the love of her life and husband of 31 years Dr. Robert M. Eiben. Adored mother of Peter (Maria), Marianne (John) Karaffa, Ruth Khalsa , Janne (Marshall) Bissett, Martha (Patrick) O'Leary, George (Mary), Jack, Susan (Kevin ) Kelley, Marc (Zina), Thomas, Joseph (Sheila) and Constance (Larry) Rieb. Beloved stepmother of Daniel, Christopher (Jayne), Thomas (Jan), Mary (George) Balbo, Charles (Leslie) and Lisa. Cherished grandmother of 23 and great-grandmother of 8. Dearest sister of Clare Zahorchak, Dolores Henry, sister-in-law Rita Broestl; her caring nieces and nephews; and life-long friend to many. She was preceded in death by her parents Frank and Tilly; sisters Elizabeth, LaVerne and Eleanor; brother Edward; granddaughter Kathrine and former husband Thomas Balbo. Anne was born in Cleveland on April 26, 1921. She was a 1940 graduate of West Tech High School and in the banking industry for over 25 years, most memorably as a teller at the Lakewood National City Bank Branch. Volunteer for many years at St. Vincent Charity Hospital, Euclid Hospital and Western Reserve Hospice. Family will welcome friends at McGORRAY-HANNA FUNERAL HOME, 14133 DETROIT AVE., LAKEWOOD, OH, ON FRIDAY, MARCH 1st FROM 3-8 P.M. Funeral at the Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist (Superior & E. 9th ) at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday , March 2nd. Interment Calvalry Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please donate to the Ennis Court "Annie Fund" 13323 Detroit Ave. Lakewood, OH 44107.