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 Ellen L. <I>Johnson</I> Eckert

Ellen L. Johnson Eckert

Orleans, Ontario County, New York, USA
Death 4 Jun 2013 (aged 91)
La Fargeville, Jefferson County, New York, USA
Burial La Fargeville, Jefferson County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 111813432 · View Source
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LAFARGEVILLE- Ellen L. Eckert, 91, of NYS Route 180 died Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at home surrounded by her family and under the care of Hospice of Jefferson County.

Born January 2, 1922 in the town of Orleans, she was the daughter of the late Harold C. Johnson and the late Pauline Giltz Johnson. She was a graduate of LaFargeville Central School and Geneseo College in 1978.

She married Earl G. Eckert on May 6, 1945. Mr. Eckert died last Saturday, June 1. The couple had been married sixty eight years.

Mrs. Eckert was a teacher and retired from LaFargeville Central School.

She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star, Ladies Study Club, Klock Smith American Legion Post 1788 Auxiliary, the New York Teachers Association and St. Paul's Episcopal Church.

Survivors include three sons and two daughters-in-law, Peter and Rosemary, East Brunswick, NJ, Chris and Diane, LaFargeville, Timothy, Polk City, FL; two daughters and a son-in-law, Patricia and Edward Callahan, Ocala, FL, and Ella Kate Wilson, LaFargeville; ten grandchildren and their spouses, Michael and Kristina, Matthew and Kristine, James, Brian and Michelle, Amanda and Wayne Trimble, Kathryn, Stephanie, Michelle, Nathan, and Rebecca; and ten great grandchildren, Kaleb, Michaela, Teagen, Tyler, Christopher, Zachary, Lily, Garrett, Julia and Connor.

Calling hours for Mr. and Mrs. Eckert were Tuesday, June 04, 2013 at Frederick Bros. Funeral Home, Theresa. Burial at Grove Cemetery, LaFargeville will be at a later date.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Ellen L. Eckert Memorial Scholarship Fund, c/o Nicole Parliament, LaFargeville Central School, P.O. Box 135, LaFargeville, NY, 13656.

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  • Added: 5 Jun 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 111813432
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ellen L. Johnson Eckert (2 Jan 1922–4 Jun 2013), Find A Grave Memorial no. 111813432, citing Grove Cemetery, La Fargeville, Jefferson County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Michael Wayne (contributor 47327578) .