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May 15, 2013

Eileen Croston Hahn DiSalvo, 72; of New Albany

Funeral Mass for Eileen Croston Hahn DiSalvo, 72, of New Albany, will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, May 18, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Jeffersonville, with burial in Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Jeffersonville. Surrounded by family, she went home to her Savior on Wednesday, May 15, 2013, after a long and courageous battle. 

 She was a devoted, generous and compassionate spouse, mother, grandmother, and friend. A long-time member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Jeffersonville, she was a woman who loved the Lord and whose goodness was recognized by all. Her family and friends were her greatest joy. She gave unconditional love, encouragement and happiness to them every day. She was born on Oct. 2, 1940, in Rochester, N. Y. to the George and Nora Croston and relocated to New Albany in 1979. 

She will be forever cherished by her husband, Daniel DiSalvo; beloved daughters, Theresa Hahn, Christine Hahn and Maureen Lewis and husband, Dean; precious grandson, Jackson Lewis; sisters, Nora Ehrhardt and Judith Bubel and her husband, Raymond; many nieces and nephews; four godchildren; loving Hahn family; treasured DiSalvo family: Debbie Heaverin and  her husband, Donald, Donna Hopkins, David DiSalvo and his wife, Mary Ann, Denise Meyer and her husband, David, Daniel J. DiSalvo and his wife, Katyann, and Darin DiSalvo and his wife, Julie; 15 grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and many dear friends. 

 In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by James A. Hahn; brother, Rev. Bro. Brendan Croston; brother-in-law, George Ehrhardt; and nephew, William Ehrhardt. 

Visitation will be from 3 to 7 p.m. Friday, at Newcomer Funeral Home, New Albany.  

Her family extends special gratitude to Dr. Daniel Metzinger and N’Shoba Allen for their thoughtful and constant care.  

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Brothers of Mercy, 4520 Ransom Road, Clarence, NY  14031 or Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 1840 East Eighth Street, Jeffersonville, IN  47130. 

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