Anna A. Eischens
October 16, 1932 - November 14, 2018
Anna A. Eischens, age 86, of Belle Plaine, died with her husband at her side on Wednesday, November 14, 2018, at The Lutheran Home in Belle Plaine, MN. Anna was born October 16, 1932 in Cedar Lake Township, Scott County, MN to Louis J. and Anna Rose (Dvorak) Svoboda. She was raised, attended school, and lived her whole life in the St. Patrick/New Prague area. She married Myron J. Eischens on May 29, 1974 at St. Patrick Catholic Church of Cedar Lake in rural Jordan. Anna was very dedicated to helping her parents on the farm growing up, and then was a farm homemaker in her own home after marriage. She enjoyed fishing and trapping, tending her vegetable garden, dancing and playing bingo. She was also active in raising, butchering, and selling ducks.
Anna is survived by her husband, Myron of Belle Plaine; eight nieces and nephews and their spouses, Leonard (& Sharron) Duban of Waterville, Wally (& Linda) Duban of Faribault, Renee (& Dale) Detlie of Faribault, Dennis (& Annie) Duban of Faribault, Denise (& Dan) Nelson of Lonsdale, Chuck Duban of Faribault, Ed Duban of Faribault, and Patty (David) Houseworth of Carrollton, MO; and many grand-nieces and grand-nephews. She is preceded in death by her parents; sisters, Mary Ann Svoboda (in infancy) and Martha Duban.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held Monday, November 19, 2018 at 10:00 AM at Church of St. Patrick of Cedar Lake, Jordan, MN with Father Allan Paul Eilen and Father Michael Miller officiating. Visitation will take place Sunday from 5-8 PM and Monday from 7:30-9:30 AM at Bruzek Funeral Home in New Prague. Burial will occur at St. John’s Catholic Cemetery in Veseli.