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Eileen Helen Harfmann | Obituary

By on February 9, 2015 at 4:44 pm

EileenHarfmannFORWEBEileen Helen (Arras) Harfmann, nee Arras, 60, of Walburg, Texas, died Feb. 3, 2015 in Walburg.

She was born Sept. 4, 1954 in Belleville, daughter of Dorothy and the late Erwin Arras.

She enjoyed cooking, gardening, dancing, and traveling. She will be remembered for the way she put others before herself, her love of animals, and her caring heart.

She is survived by her husband, Walt; daughters, Lisa (Scott) Segura, Christina (Javier) Matus; son, Kurt (Cristy) Harfmann; grandchildren, Cameron, Avery, and Eric Segura, Alexa and Dylan Matus, and Bailey Harfmann; mother, Dorothy Arras; sister, Mary Ellen Huetsch; and other loving family and friends.

Eileen was preceded in death by her father, Erwin Arras and her in-laws, Frank and Alice Harfmann.

Interment was in Zion Lutheran Cemetery in Walburg, Texas.

Memorials may be made to the Humane Society of Monroe County, 1329 North Route 3, Suite 1, Waterloo, IL 62298 or Waterloo Education Foundation for Excellence, 227 C South Main, Waterloo, IL 62298.

Robyn Dexter

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