Truck driver has narrow escape on U.S. 42N

March 29, 2012

Eileen V. Furlong, 87, died suddenly at 1:01 a.m. Thursday (March 29, 2012) at Grady Memorial Hospital with her loving family at her side. She was born on May 20, 1924, in New York City.

Eileen is survived by her children, Kim (Kenny) Evans, Ann Dunkle, Alison (Kent) Pfeister, Fred (Tami) Furlong, Tom (Kathleen) Furlong and Jonathan Furlong; 19 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren; and her sisters, Kathleen Brownyard and Patricia Gallagher.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Fred Furlong; sister, Nancy Connolly; and brother, Jack Bedell.

Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m., with a prayer vigil at 4 p.m. today, March 30, at Robinson Funeral Home, 32 W. Winter St. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, March 31, at St. Mary Church, 82 E. William St., Delaware.

Donations in Eileen’s name may be made to the Delaware County District Library, 84 E. Winter St., Delaware, OH 43015.

Condolences may be expressed at