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Eileen Bernice Huffman

Eileen Bernice Huffman

Female 1936 - 2011  (74 years)

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  • Name Eileen Bernice Huffman  [1, 2, 3
    Nickname Tootle 
    Born 24 Aug 1936  Bartonville, Peoria Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Occupation Communications - typesetter 
    Died 12 Jan 2011  West Bend, Washington Cnty, WI Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Buried 15 Jan 2011  Swan Lake Mem. Gardens, Peoria, Peoria Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Person ID I14174  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 29 May 2017 

    Family Donald Eugene Rickey,   b. 9 Feb 1938, Sparland, Marshall Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Aug 2013, Colorado Springs, El Paso Cnty, CO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 5 Jun 1959  [1
     1. Todd Rickey
     2. Joel Rickey
    +3. Amy Rickey
    +4. Ann Rickey
    Last Modified 28 May 2017 
    Family ID F5256  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Obituary, >i>The Peoria [IL] Journal Star "DUNLAP - Eileen B. "Tootle" Rickey of West Bend, Wis., formerly of Dunlap [IL], passed away Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2011, after a long, courageous battle with cancer, surrounded by her loving family at home.
      "She was called home to God and everlasting peace.
      "She was born Aug. 24, 1936, in Bartonville to the late Marvin and Erma (nee Cooke) Huffman.
      "She graduated from Princeville High School with the class of 1954 before attending Southern Illinois University.
      "On June 5, 1959, she was united in marriage to Donald E. Rickey and settled in Dunlap, Ill.
      "Later she worked in the publishing industry as a typesetter at various companies.
      "She enjoyed league bowling and tournament bowling with her sisters, gardening, attending the farmers market and decorating ducks for the Fourth of July Duck Derby at Regner Park in West Bend.
      "She was an avid Packer fan and had a fun-loving Packer-Viking rivalry with her brother, McGee.
      "Eileen was the loving and cherished mother of Todd of West Bend, Wis., Joel (Sue) of El Paso, Ill., Amy (Randy) Spaulding of West Bend, Ind., and Ann (Bob) Bettinardi of Lemont, Ill.; proud grandmother of Kelly (Jason) Bishop, Lynne (Brad) Norris, Tracy (Brent) Kelly, Kim (Joe) Holt, Amanda (Jason) Baltz, Cassie (Joe) Erato, Katie (Matt) Wessel, Claire Spaulding, Randy Spaulding Jr., Jack Spaulding, Sam Bettinardi, Gia Bettinardi and Brigitte Bettinardi. She is further survived by her dear great-grandchildren, Mikayla, Abigail, Kate, Billy, Sammy, Madeline, Beau, Genevieve, Isabella, Guiseppe and Giovanni; her three sisters, Ruth Fosse of Woodstock, Ill., Lynda Stone of Princeville, Ill., and Gail (Ken) Campbell of Texas; her sister-in-law, Vera Huffman of Duluth, Minn.; nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends; and her pet, Zoe.
      She was preceded in death by her parents, Marvin and Erma Huffman; her brother, Ronald McGee Huffman; and two brothers-in-law, Richard Stone and Ron Blackmer.
      "Funeral services will be held at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 14, 2011, at St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church in West Bend, Wis.... Burial will follow in Swan Lake Memory Gardens in Peoria, Ill...."

  • Sources 
    1. [S40] Obituary|, Anonymous, "Obituary", (Donald E Rickey; 1 Sep 2013).

    2. [S40] Obituary|, Anonymous, "Obituary", (Eileen B Huffman; 13 Jan 2011).

    3. [S103] FindaGrave|,, (, 64151472.