Eileen M. Perkins (nee Nelson), 86, of LaGrange Park and formerly of Riverside, died Feb. 26, 2011.

Ms. Perkins was married to William H. Perkins Jr., who preceded his wife in death. She was an avid bridge player who achieved Life Master status several times.

She is survived by her son, Gary D. (Romina) Perkins; her grandchildren, Jeanette (Dan) Gallup, John W. Perkins, Michelle E. (Josh) McGuire and Matthew D. Perkins; and her great grandchildren, Cameron, Daysi and Will.

Visitation will be on Monday, March 7, from 9 a.m. until the funeral service at 10:30 a.m. at Ivins/Moravecek Funeral Home, 80 E. Burlington St., Riverside. Interment will be at Mount Auburn Cemetery, Stickney.