Eilika Princess of Leiningen was born on 2 February 1928 in Lensahn (Ostholstein), the third of eight children of the Hereditary Grand Duke Nicholas of Oldenburg and Princess Princess Helena of Waldeck and Pyrmont and counted as classic for nobility.

On August 10, 1950, the Duchess married in Rastede Emich zu Leiningen Prince and thus came to the top of the right on the border of the Odenwald district rich wealthy in the triangle family. The marriage produced two sons and two daughters were born.

The funeral for Princess Eilika Leiningen takes place on Saturday (6) at 13.30 in the Princely Abbey in Amorbach instead. The population has the opportunity to make there on Friday (5) is between 15 and 17 o’clock of the deceased farewell.