Carolyn Ann Eid
Apr 25, 1940 - Dec 10, 2012
Carolyn passed away peacefully in her home on December 10, 2012. She was born in Clinton, Iowa on April 25, 1940 and moved to Sacramento around 1945. Wife of 52 years to Martin L. Eid Jr. Dear Daughter of Charles and Loretta Van Horn. Big Sis to Paula Gangitano and Deb Sigman. A loving Mother to Karin Gregg, Kristen Eid and Eric Eid. Wonderful Mother-in-Law to Steven Gregg and Patty Eid. Beautiful Grandmother of Mathew, Laura, Carly Caitlin, Jared, Jackson, Brennan, Alexis, Christian and Jayden.
Carolyn loved music and was a great dancer; grew up on American Bandstand and Elvis. She enjoyed the ocean and loved being with her family and friends. She relished long chats, sharing insights both wise and kind. Her life’s humble exterior belied a busy, deeply spiritual mind, and she prayed every day. She was Confirmed at St. Anthony Catholic Church, as an adult.
A private family gathering to remember Carolyn will be held at the Sigman residence on Wednesday, December 26, 2012 from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm.
In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the Alzheimer’s Association or a Catholic Charity in Memory of Carolyn.