site image
BIrds 02


Doris "Eileen" Handwerk

September 29, 2018

Doris “Eileen” Handwerk, age 88, of Marengo, formerly Martinsburg, passed away September 29, 2018.  She was born August 28, 1930 in Mount Vernon to Dwight and Bertha (Hall) Ryan.

Eileen was a member of the Martinsburg Church of Christ, former President of the Highland High School Band Boosters.  She enjoyed crocheting and spending time with her family.

She is survived by four children; Pamela (Gus) Pruett, Gary Handwerk,  Janet Tobin, and Diane (Jeff) Belcher all of Marengo; six grandchildren;  Ethan Pruett, Tyler and Tory Tobin, Emily Amaro, Joshua, and Lainey Schmidt; great-grandchildren, Abel Weaver, Oliver Amaro, Blake, Robbie, Bailey, and Corbin Schmidt, along with one brother, Carl (Rowena) Ryan of Utica.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by three siblings; Donald Ryan, Robert Ryan, and Maxine Robinson.

The family is observing private services.  The Lasater Funeral Homes are handling the arrangements for the Handwerk family.

To express a condolence or share a memory, please visit


© 2019 Lasater Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS