Tuesday, June 30th, 2009
Chickasaw native Larry Eyink, 87, of Cincinnati, died at 2 p.m. June 28, 2009, at his residence.
He was born Nov. 2, 1921, in Chickasaw, to Frank and Labrata Niekamp Eyink. On Feb. 7, 1953, he married Mary Ann Garvey, who survives.
Other survivors are two sons, Larry (Sue) Eyink, Manhattan, N.Y., and Dan (Jackie) Eyink, Newburyport, Mass.; two daughters, Mary Jo and Carol Eyink, both of Cincinnati; two sisters, Nellie Culver, Celina, and Florentine Meyer, Botkins; a brother, Eugene Eyink, Mesa, Ariz.; and a grandchild.
Deceased are two brothers, Art and Jerry Eyink; and a sister, Sally Siefring.
He was a U.S. Marine veteran of World War II.
Funeral Mass is 10:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Antoninus Catholic Church, Cincinnati.
Calling is after 9:30 a.m. Thursday at the church.
Contributions can be made to Hospice of Cincinnati or Franciscans for the Poor, c/o Brother Jim Phelam, 239 W. Robbins St., Covington, Ky., 41011.
Condolences can be left at www.meyergeiser.com.