Eileen D, Eckert

Born: Tue., Jul. 9, 1929
Died: Wed., Nov. 30, 2016


10:00 AM to 11:00 AM, Fri., Dec. 09, 2016
Location: Robert A. Evans Jr. Funeral Home

Memorial Service

11:00 AM Fri., Dec. 09, 2016
Location: Robert A. Evans Jr. Funeral Home

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Eileen D. Eckert, age 87, of Minersville, PA passed away Wednesday, November 30th, 2016 at Lehigh Valley Health Network, Schuylkill East, in Pottsville.
Born in Palo Alto, PA on July 9, 1929,  she was the daughter of the late John and Emma (Fessler) Eckert.  Eileen was a graduate of Pottsville High School, Class of 1949, where she was a member of the Flags for the Pottsville High School Band. She worked as a Presser for Bashore in Schuylkill Haven.  She was a member of the Trinity Lutheran Church in Pottsville and a member of the German Bugle Corp in Schuylkill Haven.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by  5 brothers: Harry, Francis, George "Sparky", Clarence, and Carl Eckert and a sister Grace Hasenauer.
Eileen is survived by her good friend who she lived with for 36 years and several nieces and nephews.
A Memorial Service will be held at the Robert A. Evans Jr. Funeral Home, 208 Pike St., Port Carbon on Friday December 9th at 11AM, with Rev. Harold Hand officiating.
Relatives and Friends are invited to visit with the family on Friday morning from 10-11AM at the Funeral Home.  Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to help with Eileen's funeral costs to the Robert A Evans Jr Funeral Home, 208 Pike Street, Port Carbon, PA 17965.
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