Eileen Frances Long peacefully passed away at the age of 80 with her loving family by her side. Eileen was born November 8, 1939 to Joseph and Frances Lawrence in Palo Alto, CA. Eileen was one of eight children. Eileen had a great personality and was always laughing. All who knew her called her by her nickname “Red”.
In her younger year’s “Red” worked as a Border Patrol Officer in Page, AZ. “Red” enjoyed many things in life. She loved to socialize at the local Bingo Hall, she was on a bowling team for many years and loved being around family and friends. She enjoyed all family gatherings. She will be greatly missed by all. “Red” is survived by her Stepdaughter, Terry Taylor of ND, her siblings, Rose Pereira (Claude) of Modesto, Alfred Marks of Escalon, Albert Marks (Erica) of Manteca and many nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her parents, Joseph and Frances, her brother, Tony, sisters, Pauline Anderson, Frances Flores and Josephine Lundsford.
Deegan Funeral Chapel is honored to serve the Long family. As per Eileen’s wishes, interment will be private. Remembrances may be made to Community Hospice, 4368 Spyres Way, Modesto, CA 95356.
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