About Emma Ellen Eiland:
Obituary for Mrs Emma Ellen Weinketz
Loving mother and devoted grandmother, Emma Ellen Eiland Weinketz,
peacefully transitioned to her place with the Lord on December 9, 2015, while surrounded by loved ones.
Welcoming her into her place of peace are her husband, Philip ?Dutch? Weinketz, her parents; William
and Viola Eiland, and her brothers; Robert Eiland, Mac Eiland, and LaBranner Eiland.
many years in the local bowling leagues and loved her chosen profession, being a seamstress. Before
retirement, she was a master seamstress at the Hard Rock Casino in Biloxi.
Left to celebrate
her life and to continue her good work are her children, Michael and Gail Weinketz, of Gautier, MS;
Mark and Terrie Weinketz, of Suffolk, VA; Wendye and Chuck Squires, of Gautier, MS; and Victoria and
Chris Hoover, of Gautier, MS; 13 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren.
The center of our world
resides firmly in each of our hearts and while she is sadly missed, we are comforted that she is at
peace and that we had so much time to love her.
?And God will wipe away every tear from their
eyes; there shall be no more death, nor sorrow, nor crying. There shall be no more pain, for the former
things have passed away.? Revelation 21:4.