Eileen M. Burket Brown, 83, of Fairhope, AL, passed away peacefully Friday, September 18, 2020, at home surrounded by the love and comfort of her family. She was born March 6, 1937, in Pittsburgh, PA, daughter of the late Kingsley and Mary K. Burket. Eileen will be sadly missed by many family and friends.
She is survived by her three children, Cheryl (Joseph) Tommasini, Donald Brown, and Kathryn (Robert) Hope; her four grandchildren, Rebecca Hope Hicks, Joseph (Amy) Tommasini, Brian (Alexa) Tommasini, and Kara (Christopher) Madigan; and her three great-grandchildren, Brooklyn and Brody Hicks, and Zoey Tommasini. She is also survived by her sister, Kathleen Ford, and her sister-in-law, Jeanne Burket.
She is preceded in death by the love of her life, Albert E. Brown also, by her brother, Kingsley (Bud) Burket.
Eileen was a proud mother, grandma, and Gigi to her family. She spent her summers at Ridgeview Park baking cookies and taking care of everyone. During her Florida winters, she loved playing bridge, participating with the Red Hat Ladies, and other social butterfly activities. She will be missed by so many. A celebration of life memorial service will be held next summer, 2021, at the Ridgeview Park Church, in Derry PA.
Expressions of condolence for the family may be made at www.hughesfh.com. Hughes Funeral Home, 26209 Pollard Road, Daphne, AL, is assisting the family.