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Eileen Dinehart, 86, her light touched many over the years

Eileen Dinehart
Eileen Dinehart

WILMINGTON — Eileen Dinehart, 86, formally of Syracuse, N.Y., passed away unexpectedly Thursday, Dec. 28, 2017.

Eileen enjoyed the love and friendship of many. Her favorite hobbies included bowling, volunteer work, line dancing and she was an avid bridge player over the decades. She will be greatly missed. Her light has touched many over the years.

She was preceded in death by her loving husband of 57 years, Alfred Dinehart; and granddaughter, Rebecca Brassfield.

Eileen is survived by two daughters, Deborah Dinehart and Laura Dinehart; and two grandsons, William Shirley and Corwin Shirley.

A viewing will be held from 2 to 4 p.m., Sunday, Jan. 7, at Andrews Mortuary on College Road. A funeral service will be held at 9 a.m., Monday, Jan. 8, at Immaculate Conception Church.

Donations may be given in lieu of flowers to a charity of your choice.

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