Daniel J. Eck

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    - Deana Eck
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    - sheri
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    - Frances Eck
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    - howard Eck

YORK Daniel J. Eck, 73, died Monday, February 17, 2014, at his residence. He was the husband of Frances E. (Sweitzer) Eck with whom he celebrated their 52nd wedding anniversary on January 27, 2014. They had been married by the late Father Andre Melusky at St. Patrick's Catholic Church. Born August 17, 1940, in Lebanon, he was the son of the late Joseph A. and Evelyn M. (Seasholtz) Eck. He had been employed by W.L. Arnold and Sons as a construction painter for 30 years and then had worked for R&E Painting. He was an avid hunter and snowmobiler. In addition to his wife, Mr. Eck is survived by three daughters, Deborah A. Eck, Donna F. Williams and husband Jon, and Deana E. Eck, all of York; two grandchildren, Andrew M. and Jenna E. Williams; three brothers, Joseph A. Eck and wife Carlotta, James J. Eck and wife Linda, and Howard C. Eck and wife Eileen; a sister, Joan E. Derr; a half brother, William J. Eck; a half sister, Marilyn Faulk; numerous nieces and nephews; and his best friend, Bear. He was preceded in death by two brothers, Charles H. and Kenneth R. Eck; and a sister, Brenda Kreiser. Funeral services are scheduled for 1 p.m. on Thursday, February 20 at Workinger Semmel Funeral Homes and Cremation, Inc., 849 E. Market St., York. Viewing will be from 12 to 1 p.m. Burial will be private. Memorial contributions may be made to the York County SPCA, 3159 Susquehanna Trail North, York, PA 17406. KuhnerAssociates.com
Published in York Daily Record & York Dispatch on Feb. 19, 2014
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