Eleanor Irene Weisenberger
Eleanor Irene Weisenberger
  • December 23, 1927 - May 15, 2015
  • Illinois

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Eleanor Irene (Campbell) Weisenberger, 87, of Mt. Carmel, IL, formerly of Albion, IL departed this life to a better life on May 15, 2015 at Oakview Heights in Mt. Carmel, IL.
She was born December 23, 1927 to James and Pauline (Thread) Campbell.
She married James Jr. Weisenberger on July 26, 1945 and they were married 69 years in 2014.
James passed away on December 26, 2014.
When Eleanor was a young teenager she worked in homes taking care of invalid people and their families. Later she worked at Rest Haven in Albion, but was a homemaker most of her life.
She loved God, her husband, her family and everyone who met her fell in love with her. She was a " people person"and she loved life. She attended the First Apostolic Church in Mt. Carmel. She was known for her beautiful voice.
She is survived by four daughters: Sue (Rev. Paul ) McGee of Mt. Carmel, Brenda (Darwin) Williams of Murray, KY, Sharon (Jim) Courtade of Port Allen, LA, and Debbie (Larry) Cumbee of Hickory, KY. She is also survived by several grandchildren, great grandchildren and great, great grandchildren, three sisters: Doris Bailey of Albion, Rose Keener of Hayes, KS, Charlene Hite of Conroe, TX, two brothers: Melvin Campbell of Albion and Joe Campbell of Davenport, IA.
She was preceded in death by her husband, one son, two sisters, five brothers, one great grandchild, and one great, great grandchild.
Funeral for Eleanor Irene Weisenberger will be held on Wednesday, May 20th, 2015 at 1PM at Ingram Funeral Home in Albion, IL. Burial will follow at Samaria Cemetery.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, May 19th, 2015 from 5PM to 7PM at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the Samaria Baptist Cemetery Fund with envelopes provided at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.ingramfh.net
Arrangements are entrusted to Ingram Funeral Home.