Hard working hands came to rest on Dec.14 2013 after a nine year battle with cancer at home in the care of her grandson Chris Martin of Hilmar ca under the direction of Emanuel medical facility hospice program.
She is survived by her son Vernon Warnke and a daughter Loryanne Martin, four grandchildren six great grandchildren and one new addition a great-great grandson.
She is preceded by her husband Bob Warnke.
Eileen was born at Astoria Women’s Hospital in New York City New York in 1949. Her family resided next door to the McCapplins “DodgeEstate” in Madison New Jersey. Life magazine published a photo on the front page of Eileen along with other children in their swimming pool.
After extensive traveling she and her husband settled in Turlock Ca where they owned and ran a golf driving range on Lander Ave. in Turlock Ca.. She also had a love for art and became an oil painter. She had many gorgeous visions put to canvas. Another of her Great loves were animals. From her horses, kitties and even an opossum! She loved living, in order to become a legend you must die. She will be remembered by many.
The family would like to extend special thanks to Anita Myers, Cristianne Nunes and Kevin Edwards for their love support and help through her battle. As well to Hospice Sandy,Karen and Alisha. Things became much easier for us all with your help. You all are very special, our angels on earth.