She was born November 26, 1918 to John and Anna Wilke in Troy, Kansas.
Eileen married Junior Ernest Peuker on September 21, 1941. He preceded her in death on April 15, 2007.
She was a teacher in Doniphan and Atchison Counties for four years, and a waitress at Tik Tok Restaurant for eighteen years. She was also a member of First Lutheran Church.
Mrs. Peuker loved flowers and was known as the Iris lady. She loved to research her family history and having people around her.
She was preceded in death by her husband; son, Randy Peuker; brother, Merrill Wilke; and parents.
Survivors: daughter, Joanne Peuker Shultz (Ronald), Paola, Kansas; five grandchildren; eighteen great granchildren; seven great-great grandchildren; and three nieces.
Services 1:00 P.M. Wednesday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Interment Memorial Park Cemetery. The family will receive friends 5:00 to 7:00 P.M. Tuesday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory, where friends may call after 3:00 P.M. Tuesday.