ROCKBRIDGE: Eileen Elizabeth Nihiser, 76, of Rockbridge, Ohio passed away November 30, 2012 at Carlin House Logan, Ohio.
Eileen was born February 17, 1936 in Hocking County, Ohio to Lowell and Marie Karshner.
She was a member of the Fairview United Methodist Church.
Surviving are her husband, Harold "Sam" Nihiser Jr. of Rockbridge; children, Hal (Terri) of Rockbridge, Max (Christy) of Milford, John (Jessica) of Springboro, Kate of Milford, and Kurt (Gretchen) of Lancaster, Ohio; grandchildren, Joe Nihiser, Justin Nihiser, Keely Weisser, Kelsey Nihiser, Jake Nihiser, Brice Nihiser, Thea Nihiser, Jared Walker, Emma Walker, and Xavier Nihiser; sister, Marlene Riddle, and brother-in-law, Rod Glenn.
Eileen was preceded in death by her parents; son, Scott Nihiser; sister, Joyce Glenn and brother, Paul Karshner.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm Thursday, December 6, 2012 at the Fairview United Methodist Church, Rockbridge, Ohio with Rev. John Williams officiating. Burial will be in New Fairview Cemetery, Rockbridge, Ohio.
Calling hours will be observed Thursday, December 6, 2012 from 1:00 pm to the time of service at the church.
The family requests donations be made to Hospice of Central Ohio 109 N. Broad St. Suite 304 Lancaster OH, 43130, American Cancer Society 5555 Frantz Rd. Dublin, Ohio 43017, or Fairview United Methodist Church P.O. box 126 Rockbridge, Ohio 43149.
Arrangements by Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home Logan, Ohio. LETTERS OF CONDOLENCE MAY BE SENT TO THIS FAMILY AT THE WEBSITE http://brownfuneralservice.com
Published in the Lancaster Eagle-Gazette on December 4, 2012