2018-07-12 / Obituaries

Ella G. Eckerd

Berkeley Springs, 91

Ella Genevieve Eckerd, 91, Berkeley Springs, W.Va., died Tuesday, July 3, 2018, at The Berkeley Springs Center.

Born February 17, 1927, in Olympia, Wash., she was the daughter of the late George and Gladys Walden Linden.

She was a member of Berkeley Springs Church of Christ. She was a homemaker all her life to her husband and children. She enjoyed doing word searches, watching food shows, doing embroidery and studying and reading the Bible.

She is survived by her children: Marilyn Martha Hall and Sue Anne Grace Guidara, both of Berkeley Springs; and Rodney Eckerd, Hustontown; eight grandchildren; nine greatgrandchildren; five great-great grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 56 years, George Foster Eckerd; six sisters: Lucille Denhart, Violet McNeil, Dixie Linden, Pauline Linden, Arlene Linden and Nettie Linden; and five brothers: Elgin Linden, Clarence Linden, George E. Linden Jr., John Linden and Gustoff Linden.

Memorial services were conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 7, at Berkeley Springs Church of Christ, Berkeley Springs. Van Sprague officiated. Private burial was in Spohrs Crossroads Cemetery.

Online condolences at www.helsleyjohnsonfh.com.

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