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 Zola Juanita <I>Triplet</I> Eckard

Zola Juanita Triplet Eckard

Chesterhill, Morgan County, Ohio, USA
Death 31 Aug 2009 (aged 95)
Heath, Licking County, Ohio, USA
Burial Newark, Licking County, Ohio, USA
Memorial ID 43830293 · View Source
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Daughter of Harry Anson Triplet(t), and Glossie Gladys (Kane).

(Husband): Charles Albert Eckard.

Zola Juanita Triplett married Charles Albert Eckard, on September 1st, 1934, in Pleasant, Mason Co., West Virginia.

(Source): West Virginia Marriage Records.

Date: Sept 1, 1934
Place: Pleasants, Mason Co., West Virginia.
Name of Bride: Zola Juanita Triplett
Age of Bride: 21 (Dec 10, 1912)
Birthplace of Bride: Morgan Co., Ohio.
Father of Bride: -
Mother of Bride: -
Name of Groom: Charles Albert Eckard
Age of Groom: 23 (Jan 30, 1911)
Birthplace of Groom: Athens Co., Ohio.
Father of Groom: -
Mother of Groom: -
(Notes): They were married at the M. E. Church, by Minister, J. W. Dawson.

(Children): 4

~ Gary Roger Eckard,

~ Melvin Lee Eckard,

~ Danny Carroll Eckard,

~ Bonnie Juanita (Eckard) Brandon-Ricciardo,


~ James "Myrkle" Triplet,

* Zola Juanita (Triplet) Eckard,

~ Pauline Enid (Triplet) Fogarasy-Ward,

~ Carroll Burns Triplet,

~ Bernard Lee Triplet,

~ Mary Katherine (Triplet) Anderson,

(Noted): Zola was the 2nd child, and the 1st daughter of Harry and Glossie Triplet.


Gary R., Jr., Mark A., Larry T., James S.,
Rebecca Sue, Stephanie A., Lynne S.,
Jeanine R., Charles W., Matthew L.,
Tracie J., Laura S., Natalie J., Jason S.,
and Melvin T.

(Occupation) Zola was a "Talented Seamstress," but she also worked for the Newark City Schools, Sears, Big Bear and Westinghouse.

(Noted) Aunt Bonnie said Grandma Zola
played Basketball back in High School,
and was quite good at it. And, that at
an early age, Grandma Zola self-taught
herself how to sew and play the piano,
and was a very talented Seamstress, who
enjoyed making beautiful wedding dresses
and other dresses and clothes for many
of her family and friends, and also liked
making doll clothes, too. And she also
played the Piano at the First Church of
the Nazarene; and was an avid Gardener.

(Here's what Grandma Zola's Obit said):

Zola J. Eckard
The Advocate Newspaper, [Newark, Ohio]
02 Sep 2009.

HEATH: A funeral service for Zola J. Eckard, age 95, of Heath, will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, September 4, at the Heath Chapel of Henderson-Van Atta-Stickle Funeral & Cremation Service with Dave Mason officiating. Burial will follow in Wilson Cemetery.

Mrs. Eckard died August 31, 2009 at her home. She was born December 10, 1913 in Chesterhill, Ohio to the late Harry A. and Glossie G. (Kane) Triplet.

Mrs. Eckard was formerly employed with the Newark City Schools, Sears, Big Bear and Westinghouse. She was a very talented seamstress and was an avid gardener. She attended First Church of the Nazarene where she played piano for several years. She and her husband wintered in Sarasota, Florida for many years.

She is survived by three children, Melvin Eckard of Newark, Dan (Deborah) Eckard of Pataskala and Bonnie (Tom) Ricciardo of Port Charlotte, Fla.; thirteen grandchildren, Gary, Jr., Larry, James, Jeanine, Mark, Matthew, Laura, Jason, Lynn, Charles, Stephanie, Tracie and Natalie; several great-grandchildren; brother, Bernard (Mary) Triplet of Chesterhill; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents; she was preceded in death by her husband, Charles A. Eckard, who died July 19, 1991; a son, Gary Eckard; two brothers; and two sisters.

Friends may call from 5-7 p.m. on Thursday, September 3, at the funeral home, 1249 Hebron Road, Heath.

(Census Records for Zola Juanita Triplet(t):

(1920 Census): Under her father, Harry A. Triplett.

(Head) Harry A Triplett 30 1890 Ohio.
(Wife) Flossie Triplett 28 1892 Ohio.
(Son) Myrkle Triplett 8 1912 Ohio.
(Dau) Zola Triplett 6 1914 Ohio.
(Dau) Pauline Triplett 2 1918 Ohio.
[2 4/12]

Living in: Wesley, Washington, Ohio.
(Noted): Census said Harry worked as a "Pumper," for an Oil Company.

(1930 Census): Under her father, Harry A. Triplett.

(Head) Harry A Triplett 40 1890 Ohio.
(Wife) Glossie G Triplett 36 1894 Ohio.
(Son) J Myrkle Triplett 18 1912 Ohio.
(Dau) Zola J Triplett 16 1914 Ohio.
(Dau) Pauline E Triplett 12 1918 Ohio.
(Son) Carroll B Triplett 9 1921 Ohio.
(Son) Bernard L Triplett 6 1924 Ohio.
(Dau) Mary C Triplett 2 1928 Ohio.
[2 9/12]

Living in: Marion, Morgan, Ohio.

(Noted): Census stated that Harry's occupation was that of a "Truck Driver." And, J. Myrkle is (James Myrkle).

(Noted): Zola Juanita Triplett married Charles Albert Eckard, on September 1st, 1934, in Pleasant, Mason Co., West Virginia.

(Census Records for Zola and Charles Eckard):

(1940 Census): Under her husband, Charles Albert Eckard.
(Noted) has Charles Albert Eskard; but it clearly shows: ECKARD.

(Head) Charles Albert Eckard 30 1910 Ohio.
(Wife) Zola Juanita Eckard 26 1914 Ohio.
(Son) Gerry Roger Eckard 4 1936 Ohio.
(Son) Melvin Lee Eckard 2 1938 Ohio.

Living in: Chesterhill, Morgan, Ohio.

(Noted): Census said they lived on Street: Church Street, and that their prior residence in 1935 was in: Rural, Athens, Ohio. And, that Charles' occupation was: Assistant Engineer for a Private Gas Company. (Also Noted): Gerry should be (Gary).

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  • Created by: Rebecca ECKARD Wilson
  • Added: 2 Nov 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 43830293
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Zola Juanita Triplet Eckard (10 Dec 1913–31 Aug 2009), Find A Grave Memorial no. 43830293, citing Wilson Cemetery, Newark, Licking County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Rebecca ECKARD Wilson (contributor 47113005) .