Brother Stephen Eibert, 87, died on June 2, 2018 at Ave Maria Home in Memphis, TN. A De La Salle Christian Brother for 69 years, he was born William J. Eibert, son of William and Veronica (Ksiazek) Eibert in St. Paul, MN. He attended Cretin H.S. and later earned a BS and a MA from Saint Mary’s University in Winona, MN. In 1949 he entered the novitiate of the Brothers in Glencoe, MO, and professed his first vows the following year. He professed his final vows in 1956 at Beaver Island, MI. During his years as an educator he taught in Evanston, IL; Minneapolis, MN; and St. Paul, MN. He was assistant principal at schools in Minneapolis and in Appleton, WI. He taught at Christian Brothers University in Memphis from 1989 to 1999 when he retired. Recently he lived on the CBU campus at Lambert Hall. Survivors include his brother Jerome Eibert of Santa Barbara, CA, and the De La Salle Christian Brothers. A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on June 8th at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception.
Memorials can be made to the De La Salle Christian Brothers Retirement Fund, 7650 S. County Line, Rd., Burr Ridge, IL 60527.
St. George H.S., Evanston, IL 1953-1958
DeLaSalle H.S., Minneapolis, MN 1958-1965
Xavier H.S., Appleton, WI 1965-1968
DeLaSalle H.S., Minneapolis, MN 1968-1971
Brady H.S., St. Paul, MN 1971-1972
Cretin H.S., St. Paul, MN 1972-1981
DeLaSalle H.S., Minneapolis, MN 1981-1988
Dunrovin, Marine on ST. Croix, MN 1988-1989
CBU, Memphis, TN 1989-1999
Lambert Hall, Memphis, TN 1999-2018