Allen E. Eichner, son of Albert and Violet Eichner, age 61 of Sioux Falls, formerly of Westbrook, passed away Monday, January 11, 2016 in Sioux Falls. Memorial services will be held at a later date. Burial will be in the Westbrook Cemetery. Memorials are preferred to Sanford Centennial Hospice Cottage.
Allen E. Eichner was born August 14, 1954 in Cottonwood County, Minnesota to Albert and Violet (Novak) Eichner. He was baptized and confirmed at Grace Lutheran Church in Westbrook, and graduated from Westbrook High School in 1972. Shortly after graduation, Allen moved to Sioux Falls, where he has lived ever since. Allen led a private life. He worked as a caregiver at Sioux Valley Hospital, and later for Sanford Centennial Hospice Cottage.
Allen is survived by 2 aunts: Elaine Eichner of Westbrook, Ruth Rohde of Prior Lake; many cousins and friends. He is preceded in death by his parents and many aunts and uncles.