Obituary for Eileen P. McCormack
Eileen P. McCormack (nee Soye/ Sawey) of White Plains, NY died on January 3, 2018,at her home. She was 89 years old.
Born in Brooklyn, NY on August 6, 1928. Eileen was the daughter of Margaret (nee McGee) and Patrick Soye.
Eileen graduated from PS 207 elementary school and Midwood High School (class of 1946). After high school, Eileen worked as a secretary in New York City. Eileen married her high school sweetheart Tom McCormack on May 26,1951 at Mary Queen of Heaven in in Brooklyn, NY. They settled in White Plains in 1956 and raised their family.
Eileen along with her husband Tom were founding members of the Church of St. Pius X in Scarsdale, NY. Eileen was active in the Marian Club at St. Pius X. Eileen and Tom enjoyed traveling and spending time with family. Eileen loved her family and friends. She loved talking on the phone and laughing with friends. Eileen had a fantastic sense of humor and quick wit. She was known for being kind and having a generous heart. Eileen was a wonderful wife, mom and Nanny/Nana.
Eileen was predeceased by Tom (March 2013) and her parents. She is survived by her sister Anna Casey of Ocala, FL and her children Michael (Mary) Maynard, MA, Melissa (John) Tewksbury, NJ, Thomas(Mariana) White Plains, NY, David (Nora) Scituate, MA and grandchildren, Liam, Jack, Max (Jennifer), Lauren, James, Kate, Michael, Taylor and Halle and great grandchildren Romeo and Mia.Also,survived by numerous nieces and nephews. In Eileen's memory please make a contribution to a charity of your choice.