Traverse City Record-Eagle


June 30, 2012

Wallace Eckhorn

MANCELONA — Wallace Eckhorn, 80, of Mancelona, passed away Saturday, June 23, 2012.

Wallace was born Jan. 13, 1932, in Chicago.

Wallace served in the Air Force during the Korean War. He was a carpenter and woodworker by trade. Wallace was such a strong, devoted and loving man. He will be deeply missed by all. He is now in the arms of Jesus, God bless him.

Wallace is survived by his loving wife of 60 years, Yvonne (Cockerill) Eckhorn; his children Richard (Mary), Laura (Jerry), Carrie (Ted), Sandra (Dan), Judith, Steven; and his sister, Elizabeth Clardy. He also is survived by 13 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren, one great-great-granchild and countless nephews and nieces.

Private services will be held. In lieu of flowers please send donations to Cornerstorne Bible Church in Kalkaska.

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