Morrell N. Eichen, 88, of Carlinville, passed away Friday morning, November 2, 2012 at Heritage Manor in Carlinville. Morrell was born on June 25, 1924 to Otto and Mary "Tillie" (Williamson) Eichen in Carlinville, IL. He attended Carlinville High School and on April 4, 1948 he married Melba Klaus in Carlinville. Morrell is survived by his wife Melba; son, Lynn Eichen (Donna Coonrod) of Carlinville; daughter, Peggy Ann Eichen (Gary Burch) of Prairie Home, MO and a grandson, Sage Eichenburch. Funeral services were held on Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 2:30 p.m. at the Davis-Anderson Funeral Home in Carlinville. Burial took place in Prairie Lawn Cemetery, Carlinville.