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Don E "Doc" Eccles
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Birth: Nov. 10, 1923
Howesville
Clay County
Indiana, USA
Death: Sep. 16, 2006
Terre Haute
Vigo County
Indiana, USA

Don E. "Doc" Eccles, 82, of Jasonville passed away Saturday, Sept. 16, 2006, in Health South Long Term Acute Care Hospital in Terre Haute.

He was born Nov. 10, 1923, in Howesville to John E. Eccles and Juanita Miller Eccles.

He retired from quality assurance at Pfizer after 35 years of service.

He was an U.S. Army veteran of World War II and a member of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6225, American Legion Post 172, and was a 50 year member of Lodge 530 Free & Accepted Masons. He also was a member of Jasonville Lions Club and Shakamak Community Church. He graduated from Lewis Township High School in Coalmont, Class of 1941.

Survivors include his wife, Dorothy J. Eccles, whom he married Nov. 30, 1973; one daughter, Tracy Eccles of Patricksburg; three sons and daughters-in-law, Mark and Cindy Eccles of Whiteland, Brad and Debbie Eccles of Jasonville, and Zach and Anne Eccles of Indianapolis; two sisters, Joanna Mae Boruff and Betty June Rhoderick, both of Indianapolis; one brother, Charles F. Eccles of Plainfield; 10 grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and one brother, William T. Eccles.

Service is 11 a.m. on Wednesday at Shakamak Community Church in Jasonville, with the Rev. Chris McKinney officiating.

Burial is in Peavey Cemetery in Howesville, with graveside rites.
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Edward Eccles (1894 - 1968)
  Juanita Miller Eccles (1898 - 1987)
 
 Siblings:
  Joanna Mae Eccles Boruff (1919 - 2009)*
  William Thomas Eccles (1921 - 1989)*
  Don E Eccles (1923 - 2006)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Peavey Cemetery
Howesville
Clay County
Indiana, USA
 
Maintained by: William Taber
Originally Created by: Susan (Haldeman) Fowler
Record added: Nov 29, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 16838976
Don E Doc Eccles
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