Eileen O'Leary Field, R. N.
Eileen O. Field,82, of Cuyahoga Falls passed away February 12, 2018 after an extended illness at the Hospice Care Center on Ridgewood Rd
She was born on October 21, 1935 in Boston to Denis C. and Eleanor W. O'Leary and was raised in Sommerville,MA. She earned her Nursing Degree from Mount Auburn Hospital and attended Boston College.
She was employed at various places, including Falls View (1960-1970).
Eileen then was a volunteer in Liberia, West Africa at Bomi Hills Methodist Misson, and later at the Village at St. Edward. She then was the guide at the Christchurch Museum in New Zealand.
Upon returning to the US she return to St. Edward, before retiring in 2002.
Eileen was a member of numerous Bridge Clubs, the Garden Club of Greater Akron and the Akron Woman's City Club.
She was also a longtime member of Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish. She was a resident at Rockynol
Nursing Home from December 2016 until her death.
She met the love of her life, Frank in Puerto Rico in 1960, and they were married soon after.
Calling hours were held at Ciriello & Carr Funeral Home.
Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Saturday, Feb. 17 at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church.
Interment at Northampton Cemetery.
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