Quinten K. Eihausen
Edwardsville | Tuesday, March 7 2017
Quinten K. Eihausen age 93, of Edwardsville, Illinois, died at 4:13 a.m. on Tuesday, March 07, 2017, at his residence. He was born on September 22, 1923, in Granite City, Illinois, the son of the late Luster & Amanda (Halbe) Eihausen. Quinten work as a lumber salesman in the Metro East for many years before retiring in 2003. He married Jo Ann Broderick June 17, 1950, at St. Mary Catholic Church in Edwardsville, and she survives. He is also survived by two sons, Robert Q. Eihausen & wife Mary of Edwardsville, Jay R. Eihausen & wife Laurie of Breeze, Illinois; two daughters, Judith A. Eihausen of Springfield, Illinois, Sally J. Gansner & husband David of St. Jacob, Illinois; six grandchildren, Andy & Jeff Eihausen, Kate & Elise Eihausen, Lauren Meyer & husband Eric, Luke Gansner & wife Hannah; two great grand children, Joe & Charlie Meyer & several nieces & nephews. Quinten was preceded in death by one son, Richard Eihausen, and two sister, Bernice Barnsback Kinsel & Genevieve Traina Monaco. He was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Edwardsville. Quinten served in the Philippines with the U.S. Army during WWII and was a member of the American Legion Post 199 in Edwardsville. Visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. on Friday, March 10, 2017 at Trinity Lutheran Church. The funeral service will be at 11:00 a.m. on Friday at Trinity Lutheran Church with Rev. John Shank officiating. Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery in Glen Carbon, Illinois, with full military honors. In lieu of flowers the family request memorial to Celtic Hospice. Condolences may be expressed online at weberfunealhome.com. Weber & Rodney Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.