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Stephen Mark Ecker

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Stephen Mark Ecker Obituary
Stephen Mark Ecker, 57, of Buford, GA, passed away on December 17, 2017. Steve was born in Dayton, OH at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base. He graduated from Northside High School in Atlanta, GA where he was a varsity football player and member of the School of Performing Arts. Steve went on to attend the University of Tennessee and was a member of the UT Singers. He was an accomplished guitarist and soloist and performed in various bands and praise bands in the Atlanta metropolitan area. Steve was a devoted husband, father, grandfather, son and brother.

Steve is survived by his wife of thirty years, Kathy Ecker; daughters, Taylor Ecker Borgerding (Cory), Brooke Ecker Hulsey (Luke); grandson, Knox Allen Borgerding; parents, Allen and Sandra Ecker; sister, Holli Ecker; brother, Mike Ecker (Carolyn); nephew, Chatman Ecker and niece, Blair Ecker. He is preceded in death by his grandparents, Joseph Thomas Ecker, Martha Holliday Ecker, Eldorado "Rita" Ayers Taylor and Cable Lee Taylor.

A celebration of Steve's life will be conducted at Haygood Memorial United Methodist Church on Thursday, December 28, 2017 at 1:00 pm. A reception will follow in the Ecker Family Fellowship Hall.

In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to the Gwinnett Medical Center Foundation for NICU 1755 N. Brown Rd. Suite 100 Lawrenceville, GA 30043 or online at or call 678-312-8500.

Ecker, Stephen Mark
Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution from Dec. 24 to Dec. 25, 2017
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