Eileen Belle Voigt, age 90 of Merrill, died Friday, November 26, 2010 at Bell Tower Residence. Eileen was born June 3, 1920 in Merrill, the daughter of the late Clarence and Mary (Tomlinson) Francis.
Eileen attended and graduated from Merrill High School. She worked at North's Clinic Pharmacy in Medford until her retirement. She and Norman "Nick" Doriot were married November 1940, she then later married Lester Voigt. Eileen enjoyed reading and spending time at the library. She enjoyed curling, golf, music, flowers and visiting with people. She was a member of the Red Hat Club, Bridge Club, Church Choir, and also active in other areas of the church.
Survivors include: 3 daughters: Diann (Marty) Kowalkowski, Muskego, Danielle (Gary) Eigenmann, Reno, NV, Linda (Rainer) Fleschner, North Fon du Lac, 2 sons: Gene Doriot, Medford, David (Tammy) Doriot, Carolina Beach, NC, Numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren, many nieces, nephews and friends also survive.
She was preceded in death by husband, Lester Voigt, 2 brothers: Robert and Richard Francis, and sister Mary Fahey.
Funeral Service will be 12pm, Tuesday, November 30 at Trinity Lutheran Church, The Rev. Brian Stolarczyk will officiate. Visitation will be 10 am until 12 pm at the church.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Trinity Lutheran Church or the T.B. Scott Library.
The family extends a special thank you to the Staff at Bell Tower and Aspirus Comfort Care and Hospice, for their compassionate care. Waid Funeral Home is assisting the family. Online condolences may be made at www.waidfuneral.com