Eileen Margaret DeJoy, 89, passed away July 22, 2010. Survived by sons, Tony (Theresa) and Gino (Breda); seven grandchildren, Phyllen, Michael, Sarelle, Nino, Melissa, Tonette and Gino; 12 great-grandchildren; three great-great grandchildren; and numerous relatives. Preceded in death by her husband, Joseph; daughter, Rosemary; sister, Betty McMullen; and parents. Eileen was born to Clifton and Elizabeth Barnes on July 15, 1921, in Durango, Colo. She loved spending time with her grandchildren, her horse Lady Bug and going to Las Vegas. Eileen was an R.N. for the state and a strong supporter of the Democratic Party. Viewing from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, in the Montgomery & Steward Chapel followed by funeral service at 11 a.m. Entombment, Roselawn Cemetery. Online condolences, MontgomerySteward.com

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  1. Gram,I know that you are at peace and with Grandpa. What a joy it must of been to see him again. I will hold onto the memories of the greatest Gram anyone could ask for.Thank you for all that you have done and for being you. Until we meet again, know that I love and miss you. Phylleen

  2. Dear Tony and Family,

    I am sorry for the loss of Aunt Eileen, may she RIP. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

  3. My grams was the best!! I’m going to miss her like crazy and love her forever. It was just the two of us for along time, i’m going to be lost without her.

  4. SHE WAS A GREAT WIFE TO MY UNCLE & A GREAT MOTHER TO HER CHILDREN. WHEN EVER ANYONE IN THE FAMILY WAS ILL OR IN NEED, SHE WAS THE FIRST TO COME AND OFFER ASSISTANCE. SHE WAS LIKE A MOTHER TO MY WIFE MARTHA WHEN SHE WAS ILL,AND WAS VERY HELPFUL TO OUR FAMILY. OUR FAMILY WILL ALWAYS REMEMBER HER AND WE PRAY FOR HER AND THE FAMILY. WE WERE PRIVELIGED TO HAVE BEEN CLOSE TO HER. JOE & FAMILY

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