Theodore (Ted) W. Eichenlaub, Sr., 85, of Phoenix, Arizona was called home to be with the Lord on Saturday, March 18, 2017. He was born in Pennsylvania and resided in Phoenix for the past 47 years. He is survived by his children, Ruth Ann (Chuck) Fellows, Cindy Kelly, Rick (Karen) Eichenlaub. Nine Grandchildren: (Ruth Ann) Brenda (Jeff) Taft, Lori (Mike) Basile, Angela (Jack) Lageman and Sam (Lisa) Cleaver. (Ted, Jr.) Laura (Jason) Connell, Jeff (Chrystal) Eichenlaub and Troy Hadley. (Cindy) Beckah (Keith) Dzuraga. (Rick) Rikki Eichenlaub. 17 Great Grandchildren and 10 Great-Great Grandchildren. Preceded in death by his wife, Velma Jean Eichenlaub and Son, Ted Eichenlaub, Jr. Visitation will be Saturday, March 25, 2017 at 9:00am with Funeral Mass at 10:00am at St. Louis The King Catholic Church, 4331 W. Maryland Avenue, Glendale. Burial will be at Holy Cross Cemetery, 10045 W. Thomas Road, Avondale, AZ immediately following the Mass. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Hospice of the Valley, Ryan House, 110 West Merrell St., Phoenix, AZ 85013. Arrangements entrusted to Whitney & Murphy Funeral Home.