Eileen Uhlir, age 101 of Findlay, passed away at 5:05 a.m. on Wednesday, November 21, 2018 at the Taylor House in Findlay. Eileen was born on May 18, 1917 to the late Esther and Joseph Strausbaugh in Hillsboro, Illinois.
Eileen married Vilas Uhlir on September 18, 1938 and they had 63 years of marriage before his death in 2005.
The survivors include daughters Jo Ann Martin of Findlay and Linda (Loren) Hillyer of Dallas, TX, and son Dennis (Jeanne) of Raleigh, NC. She has 10 grandchildren, 19 great grandchildren and 3 great-great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by brothers Leo and Lester, and son-in-law Larry Martin.
After graduating from high school Eileen attended cosmetology school. She enjoyed sewing and crocheting and was an avid bridge player.
The family would like to thank Heartland nurses and aides for the excellent care and support given to Eileen.
There will be a Mass of Christian Burial held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, November 26, 2018 at St. Michael's the Archangel Church, 750 Bright Road, Findlay, Ohio. Visitation for family and friends will be held before the service at the church from 10-11:00 a.m. Memorials in Eileen's honor can be made to St. Michael's Catholic Church 750 Bright Road Findlay, Ohio 45840. Online condolences may be made to the family via ww.kirkpatrickbehnke.com.