Commonwealth Journal

October 20, 2012

Howard Eichelbrenner


Commonwealth Journal

Somerset —  

Howard Leroy Eichelbrennner entered into his heavenly rest after attaining the age of 72.
He was born on Feb. 26, 1940 in Cincinnati, Ohio to the late Carl and Mary Katherine Strausser Eichelbrenner. Howard attended Jordan Baptist Church. He was multi-talented and enjoyed woodworking, carpentry working, plumbing and electrical working. Howard loved when people stopped to visit and having company.
He leaves behind to cherish his memory his son, James Leroy Eichelbrenner; three daughters, Charlotte Ann Price of Fla., Sheila (and William) Christopher of Burnside, and Mary Taylor of Burnside; a brother, Carl Bruno Eichelrenner; a sister, Peggy of Ohio; eight grandchildren, Tonya Kay, Jason, Floyd, Mike, Bobby, Kyle, Greg, and David; six grandchildren; and a very special friend, Shirley Helton of Burnside, and her children, Richard (and Diana) Helton and Denise (and James) Hardwick, and grandchildren Eric (and Melissa), Aaron, and Nathan (and Kelly), and five great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Saturday, Oct. 20 at 1 p.m. at the chapel of Southern Oaks Funeral Home with Bro. Billy Miller officiating. 
Burial was in the Sloan Valley Cemetery
Southern Oaks Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements.