The passing of Eileen Mary Veitenheimer (Connaire) occurred Tuesday, July 2nd, 2019 at the Kiwanis Nursing Home. Born in Galway, Ireland, on October 11th, 1938, she was the daughter of the late James and Delia (Kilgannan) Connaire and the wife of the late Carl J. Veitenheimer.
Eileen is survived by her daughter, Louise Ravn of Belleisle Creek, NB; son-in-law, Richard Ravn and grandchildren, Liam and Katelynn Ravn all of Midland, NB; sisters: Bridget Cunold of British Columbia and Mai McDonagh of Galway, Ireland; brother-in-law, Frank Veitenheimer of Moncton, NB; and sisters-in-law, Shirley Winters of London, ON and Jeanette Connaire of London, England; as well as several nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents and husband, Eileen was predeceased by her daughter Donna; brothers: Patrick and John; and sister Julie.
Sincere thanks to the staff of Sussex Health Centre, Primrose Cottage and Kiwanis Nursing Home for their care of Eileen during the past few years.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Sherwood’s Funeral Home and Life Tribute Centre (506-839-2156), 18 Scovil Road, Norton, NB. At Eileen’s request there will be no visitation or funeral service held. Memorial donations in memory of Eileen may be made to the Kiwanis Nursing Home, Sussex Extra Mural or the memorial of the donor’s choice. Personal condolences to the family and donations may be made through SherwoodsFuneralHome.com