27 July 2014

Sunday's Obituary: Charles Eckman

Charles M. Eckman, 86, formerly of Strasburg, died Tuesday at ManorCare Health Services, 100 Abbeyville Road, after a long illness.

A Pennsylvania Department of Transportation employee early in his life, he then worked in quarry operations for D.M. Stoltzfus & Son Inc. for 30 years.

Eckman served in the US Navy during World War II.

Born in Strasburg Township, he was the son of Galen and Octilla Eberly Eckman.

He was married to the late Hazel Fisher Eckman and the late Dorothy Brown Eckman.

Eckman is survived by a daughter, Jane L. Horner of Lancaster; a grandson; three sisters, Bertha Spade of Denver, Martha Dominick of Middletown and Mildred Ness of Columbia; and a brother, Edgar Eckman of Leola.

NOTE: Published in Lancaster Newspapers, Lancaster PA on Wednesday, 14 June 2000
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