May 23, 2019

Eileen C. Tintes, 83, of Monticello passed away May 23, at St. Benedict’s Senior Community in Monticello. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 8, at St. Philip's Catholic Church in Litchfield. Officiating will be the Rev. Jeffrey Horejsi. Burial will be at St. Peter’s Catholic Cemetery in Eden Valley. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service Saturday, June 8, at the church.

Eileen Caroline Tintes was born April 18, 1936, in Richmond, to Nicholas and Josephine (Ruprecht) Faber. After high school, Eileen was a custodian for most her life at Litchfield Public Schools and also worked at Animal Fair in Eden Valley. She was a member of St. Philip’s Catholic Church in Litchfield and Litchfield VFW Post 2818 Auxiliary. Eileen enjoyed cooking, baking, fishing, polka dancing, sewing, crocheting and gardening. She was a hard worker who was kind and caring and she was a loving mother. Eileen was very proud of her children.

Eileen is survived by her children, Duane of Buffalo, Daniel (Deb) of Westhope, North Dakota, Dean of Monticello and Diane (Kent) Snegosky of Litchfield; siblings, Carol Maslyn, Mary (Jim) Thompson, Theresa Knutson, Phyllis (Richard) Danielson, Wayne (Phen) Faber, Dennis Faber, Yvonne (Bob) Thomsen, Sharon Faber, Kathy Kindseth, Steve (Cherie) Faber, Perry (Deanna) Faber and Harriet (Mike) Ferreria; and six grandchildren.

Eileen was preceded in death by her parents; sister Jeanette Mueller; and brother Gerald Faber.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home, Eden Valley. Obituary, guestbook and video tribute available online at

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