Pia (nee Kucher) EICHBERGER

Born youngest of eleven siblings on June 4, 1913 in Hohlenstein, Germany; passed away May 29, 2016 in Penticton, BC at the age of 102 years. Mrs. Eichberger is survived by her daughter, Gertie (Bernie) Swanson; grandchildren, Christine, Jen (Ryan) Rickards, James and Kimberly as well as great grandchildren, Chase, Jessie and Madison. She was predeceased by parents, Thomas and Pauline Kucher in 1939; eleven siblings; husbands, Anton Gerstmeir in 1944 and Franz Eichberger in 1989 and her granddaughter, Barbara Grandoni in 2009. Prayers will be said on Sunday, June 5, 2016 at 7:15 pm from St. Ann’s Catholic Church, 1296 Main Street, Penticton with the Funeral Mass to follow on Monday, June 6, 2016 at 10:00 am with Father Rex Velmonte, Celebrant. Cremation will follow at Providence Crematorium with burial of the urn taking place in Keremeos Cemetery on Tuesday, June 7, 2016. Condolences may be sent to the family through www.providencefuneralhomes.com.


Your condolences will be approved within one business day. You will need a valid Facebook account. Please email us if you have any questions.