|Birth: ||Sep. 1, 1926|
|Death: ||Mar. 7, 2013|
Linus Albert Eischeid, 09/01/1926 - 03/07/2013
Linus Albert, son of Peter J. and Lena (Truhe) Eischeid, was born September 1, 1926 at Halbur, Iowa. He went to St. Augustine School in Halbur and then farmed with his family.
On September 5, 1951, Linus was united in marriage with Joan Bernholtz at St. Mary's Church in Willey by Fr. H. J. Dries. They were the parents of seven children and made their home in Halbur. Before his marriage he had started his own tiling business until 1966 when he started at Iowa Beef Processors. In 1972 he went to work at Pre-Cast Company for the next nine years. From 1987 to 2003 he was the janitor for Holy Trinity Church in Halbur. Linus enjoyed being around people, visiting, playing card and other games. He inherited his mother's green thumb when it came to growing flowers and planting his many gardens. He collected cans, listened to music and thoroughly enjoyed the time spent with his children and grandchildren
Linus was a lifelong member of St. Augustine Parish and the men's club in Halbur. When he moved to Carroll he became a member of Holy Spirit Parish and the Men's Club.
In March of 2009 Linus developed pneumonia, his health continued to fail and at that time he became a resident of the Thomas Rest Haven Nursing Home in Coon Rapids... He died there on Thursday, March 7, 2013 at the age of 86 years, 6 months and 6 days.
Preceding him in death are his parents; brothers Edward Eischeid, Fred (Waunita) Eischeid; Melvin (Pearl) Eischeid and Wilfred Eischeid; sisters Elaine Bolster and Eleanor (Alex) Irlmeier; brothers-in-law Art Baumhover and Alex (Eleanor) Irlmeier; sisters-in-law Pearl Eischeid and
Peter John Eischeid (1893 - 1978)
Magdalena Truhe Eischeid (1895 - 1979)
Joan Bernholtz Eischeid (1930 - 2013)*
Edward Joseph Eischeid (1919 - 1993)*
Wilfred W Eischeid (1921 - 2007)*
Fred A Eischeid (1923 - 2001)*
Linus Albert Eischeid (1926 - 2013)
Elaine Eleanor Eischeid Bolster (1934 - 1972)*
Saint Augustine Cemetery
Created by: Marthann Kohl Fuhs
Record added: Mar 10, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 106451689