Mother of Janet King Passes Away

By Johanna Bohan Riley

Eileen C. King of Bluffton, SC and formerly of Carmel, NY died Saturday, July 19, 2014.

Mrs. King was born in Bronx, NY, the daughter of the late Cornelius Savage and Amelia Mathern Savage. She was a member of the Red Hat Society and a parishioner of St. Anthony Catholic Church in Hardeeville, SC. She retired as an administrative assistant for Reader’s Digest Magazine.

Mrs. King is survived by her loving husband, Thomas King; children, Tommy King (Maryann) of Pawling, NY, Janet King (RoseAnn) of Haverhill, MA, Robert King (Tara) of Cornwall, NY, Laurie Austin (Greg) of Brewster, NY, John King (Deborah) of Mt. Pleasant, SC, and Kevin King (Donna) of Mahopac, NY; brother, Robert Savage (Christine) of Bolton Landing, NY; grandchildren, Thomas, John, Chanelle, Kevin, Nicole, Clarissa, Gregory, Eileen, Katie, Janet, Abigail, Devin, and Kerrianne.

The family will be receiving friends from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m., Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at Sauls Funeral Home, 90 Simmonsville Road, Bluffton, SC 29910.

A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m., Thursday, July 24, 2014 at Sauls Funeral Home of Bluffton.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 23407, Hilton Head Island, SC 29925 or to any charity of choice.