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Eileen Evelyn Focht

Obituary for Eileen Evelyn Focht

April 7, 1922 - January 13, 2019
San Antonio, Texas | Age 96

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Eileen Evelyn Senning Focht was born April 7, 1922 to Alma E. Stange and George M. Senning in South Euclid, Ohio.

An only child, Eileen and her parents endured the Great Depression. She graduated from Charles Brush High School of South Euclid in 1940, the editor of the school newspaper.

In January 1945, Eileen married Richard Paul Focht of Hardin County Ohio. Together they raised three children. In 1967 they moved the family to San Antonio.

From school secretary to farm wife, mother, bank teller, substitute teacher and many roles in between, Eileen also spent years volunteering for the Jefferson Area Coop as well as with her Joy Circle and Church activities at Jefferson UMC.

Eileen is preceded in death by her parents, and her husband Richard Paul Focht. Eileen is survived by her children and their spouses, Rick (Collene) of Denver, Colorado, Dennis (Donna) of San Antonio, Texas, Jane (Chip) of San Antonio, Texas, four grandchildren and five great grandchildren.

Sincere thanks to Claudia and David Costescu and the wonderful staff at Just Like Home Care for their loving care.

GRAVESIDE SERVICE
THURSDAY
JANUARY 24TH, 2019
10:00 AM
FORT SAM HOUSTON NATIONAL CEMETERY
1520 Harry Wurzbach Rd

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to The Lighthouse For the Blind, The Texas State Library Talking Books program, or the charity of your choice.

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  • The Lighthouse For the Blind, The Texas State Library Talking Books program, or the charity of your choice.

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Porter Loring Mortuary

1101 McCullough Avenue
San Antonio, TX 78212
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